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September 1, 2017
01
Sep

Managing insects in the garden, naturally

One of my favorite things to do is find a spot to sit right in the heart of my garden. It is especially a pleasure during the late summer days as the plants are full, the fresh pungent smell of ripening vegetables fills my nose and I hear the hum and buzz of insects doing…
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Woman in background holding jar of salsa out towards the foreground.
01
Sep

Start canning your homegrown veggies

The advent of fall means cooler temperatures, school supplies, and loads of leaf peepers. For the gardener though, it only means one thing: It’s harvest season! That means for most of us Vermonters who garden on the side that it is time to begin the transition from planting to preserving. My parents have a small…
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