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(( Drying Fruit for Storing )) -- Fruits are composed of up to 95 per cent water. Drying fruits reduces this water content by around two-thirds. Drying is a simple process that can be carried out at low temperatures and very economically. It preserves much of the original flavour and nutrient content of fruits and will turn them into snack-time treats with a healthy twist – just think chewy apple crisps or luxurious fruit leathers!
flower pounding - the art of transferring flower or leaf pigments to fabric or paper. How cool is this?! Full instructions on how to print from the garden in the post.
Food Grade 3 Gallon Square Buckets. So useful for garden and kitchen. I Stack'em up!
Who knew buckets could be pretty in pink? Great for use in my garden. They are FOOD GRADE so I use them for harvest and for brining pickles. Also great for long term food storage.
DIY Fairy Herb Garden - a creative, edible project with crafting too!
▶ How to Choose the Best Seeds for your Garden: Understanding Seed Catalogs - YouTube
▶ Urban Homesteading - Using Traditional Wisdom for an Urban Vegetable Garden - YouTube
Chard is an easy to grow and hardy vegetable which is great for beginner gardeners. From the article,The Charms of Growing Chard from growveg.com The Charms of Growing Chard
How to Preserve Peppers… nearly at that time of the year be prepared… some good ideas to save your peppers for later…..
A Madness for Garden Peas, great new article learn how to grow them if you are mad about them too...
Turning the compost pile today, you can find out how to make perfect compost with the link below, www.youtube.com/...
Arugula leaves (rocket) being harvested in fall from the article Filling Out your Fall Garden by growveg.com