Seed Hoarding.

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, IContinue reading “Seed Hoarding.”

Eggs,Hens clucking oh my.

Hola, Me llamo Silkie. Meet the Silkie,  sweet egg laying little hen that loves to be cuddled by people. (My sister’s South Western flare on a Japanese Chicken.) I’m getting my very first clutch of eggs today. And I’ve been doing a lot of prep work before I bring these egg-lets to their new roost. I’ve raised parrots, Budgies, ducks and pigeons soContinue reading “Eggs,Hens clucking oh my.”

Dupont hires bounty hunters to chase down Farmers.

“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 breachedContinue reading “Dupont hires bounty hunters to chase down Farmers.”

Winter Lettuce

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 andContinue reading “Winter Lettuce”

FDA,MARS bar, Monsanto…oh my!

      Under Codex, every dairy animal can be treated with growth hormone, and all animals in the food chain will be treated with sub-clinical levels of antibiotics. Codex will lead to the required irradiation of all foods with the exception of those grown locally and sold raw. Learn more

Quinoa and rice pepper ass kicker.

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 theContinue reading “Quinoa and rice pepper ass kicker.”

Doc’s Dae’go Fuego South-West potatoes.

Doc’s Dae’go Fuego South West potatoes. The Fuego Potatoes as I have named them is just this. Yummy red and white potatoes sliced a little thick in a pan with an avocado or coconut oil. ( A cast iron is BEST)   A red Cherry bomb Padron.* Jalapeno* 1/2 cup blue lake bush beans* 1/2Continue reading “Doc’s Dae’go Fuego South-West potatoes.”

Some uses for Rosemary, the herb of memory.

The Rosemary is a long steamed short leafed bush with a strong aromatic appeal. It was used during the middle ages as an incense burning away the evils of sin and the plague. Its worn on the head in wreaths at wedding to help commemorate the event and last forever in the minds of all who attended. And it’s great for the body.  Rosemary canContinue reading “Some uses for Rosemary, the herb of memory.”

Macro Nutes

Macro Nutes   Nitrogen: Necessary for the formation of amino acids, co enzymes, and chlorophyll. deficiency: A lack of Nitrogen ( in form of nitrate and ammonium) will result in spindly plants with small yellowish leaves. Some parts of the plant may turn purple. toxicity: Too much Nitrogen.   Phosphorous: Production of sugars, phosphate andContinue reading “Macro Nutes”