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How to Find a Responsibly Raised Turkey

This Thanksgiving, give thanks for a dinner that includes a turkey raised ethically on pasture by a local farmer. Here’s how to find such a bird.

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7 Books Aimed at Helping Hobby Farmers

These selections cover areas including chickens, vegetable crops, container gardening, women hobby farmers, homesteading and aquaponics.

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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.

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11 Crops to Plant This Fall

Extend this year’s growing season or get a head start on next year’s harvest by including these hardy crops into your garden plan.