I have amassed a modest stock of seeds for my farmers ark. I'm always on the look out for rare and peculiar breeds of corn. Today I picked up several packets of jeweled corn and a very lusty looking 160 yr old heirloom sweet corn. ( My Grandpa would be proud) I LOVE corn, I... Continue Reading →
In the fall of 2011, I attended the 6 week Farming course for Veterans and transitioning military ( Though we did have one civilian from Hawaii) at Archi's Acres in beautiful Valley center, CA with the gracious assistance of the D.A.V. The education and training I received from Archi's Acres helped mulch a bed of motivation and a path of... Continue Reading →
The sun is rising, sweet dew sits on the leaves of fresh green plants. Lady bugs yawn and stretch to begin their day, and warm rays touch your face as you place your hands in soft earth. Toiling through the Mother's black gold you begin to whistle, drawing back the curtain of life, pulling weeds... Continue Reading →
"GMO giants DuPont have contracted dozens of retired law enforcement officers to begin patrolling farms in the US next year to spot any potential intellectual property theft. DuPont Co, the second-largest seed country in the world, is hoping to find farmers that have purchased contracts to use their genetically modified soybean seeds but have breached... Continue Reading →
Winter is a great time to grow your favorite lettuce greens. One of my favorite types of big leaf lettuce is this lovely little leafed daisy. I started lettuce back in November and now I'm starting to get fat hardy red heads. I've got lettuce in several different mediums at the moment. Bucket system, EBB& Flow with agrigate and... Continue Reading →
Today's Recipe: Quinoa and rice pepper ass kicker. 1/2 cup Quinoa. 1/2 cup rice ( long grain unbleached) 2 cups of water. Bring water to a boil, add rice and Quinoa. Mix in 1 tbs olive/coconut/sesame oil. sir. Add mesquite seasoning if you have it. Chop up 3-6 cloves of garlic, (The more the... Continue Reading →
World's Oldes't Boxer, Kira is 14 years and some days. She is a good example of nutrition and exercise of ones dog. She eats Solid Gold's Hundenflcoken, green cow, the Sea meal and coconut oil with the occasional cannabis oil.