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Ready to Take Orders for the 2018 Growing Season

This season I have expanded the selections of Upland Rice, Wheat and Barley. Improved grow outs have enabled me to offer larger packets of some items like the Hourani and Dika Wheat, as well as some of the KUSA barley varietals. … Continue reading

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Millets and Multi-Cropping

I watched a short video the other day about traditional millet production in India. (You can watch it at the end of this post, it is about 25 min long)  I was saddened with this video’s portrayal of millet as a “shunned … Continue reading

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High-Tek and Low-Tek, together at last?

I see two new mindsets rapidly emerging in our Michiana area regarding sustainable farming. The one embraces very cutting-edge technology and methods in order to produce local food. High-tunnels, fish farming indoors, distilleries, hydroponics, etc. are popping up like morels in May.   The other mindset has embraced … Continue reading

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