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5 Herbs Your Chickens Will Love

Fresh or dried, herbs help improve your flock’s health and keep your chickens laying happily. Here are five such green treats.

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Brew Your Own Beer — No Hops Required

You don’t need hops to brew your own beer. This easy home-brewing method includes water, sugar and yeast as well as herbs and other edible botanicals you can grow yourself.

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The 7 Best Perennial Herbs for the Farm Garden

Perennial herbs are excellent additions to the landscape. They offer repeated harvests over many years, and they’re lovely plants. Meet some exceptional perennial herbs.

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How to Harvest Lemongrass

Lemongrass brings scant pest or disease risk, and you can easily grow it for use in teas as well as your favorite Asian-inspired meals.

4 Natural Home Remedies for Grief

Autumn illustrates life’s transitions, which can bring melancholy. As you stop and observe the joys as well as sorrows of existence, here are things that can help you embrace it all.

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Dedicate Individual Gardens to Herbs

You can plant separate gardens of herbs in different categories, including medicinal, tea and kitchen herbs. Here’s what I’ve done.