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Planting Tomatoes

Planting Tomatoes

Tomato plants grow like weeds and they can get huge! You need to think about how you are going to support them before you even start planting. The type of tomato you are growing can help you decide. There are two types of tomatoes - bush tomatoes (called...

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Tortilla Epiphany

Tortilla Epiphany

My dishwasher doesn't know what hit it. It has never seen this much action, and we have never cooked so many days in a row. In a normal time, I pepper in a few takeout/leftover nights throughout the week. But the past couple months, between every person in our family...

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Prepping Tomato Beds

Prepping Tomato Beds

Gardening is always better with buddies! This was an exciting week at Old Trail Farm because our new interns, Maddie, India, and Becca, were all here to help me prep tomato beds. We’ll show you how we prepped the beds this week, then next week we’ll show you how to...

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Paper Towels: A Saga

Paper Towels: A Saga

This is a story all about how my life got flip-turned upside down without paper towels. I would say that for the past year now, I have been trying to cut back on my paper towel usage. When I first set out to be without this common household item, I did so because I...

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