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Ten Things About Lavender

Blog: Blue Moon Lavender Farm   -   Wednesday May 28, 2014   -   By Magdalena

Interesting! 1. Lavender was said to have been brought over from Arabia to sell to Greek traders approximately 600 BC, later reaching the Hyeres Islands off the coast of France. 2. Lavender was used 2500 years ago in the mummification process in Ancient...

What is the Ameraucana Chicken About?

Blog: Fertile Chicken Eggs | Chicken Egg Incubators   -   Monday May 28, 2012   -   By Suzie OConnor

The Ameraucana chicken, which is also spelled out as the Americana chicken in some cases, is one of the more interesting chickens to grow. It has one of the more attractive designs of any chicken to take a look at. The Ameraucana chicken was...

Chickens That Lay Colored Eggs

Blog: Fertile Chicken Eggs | Chicken Egg Incubators   -   Thursday January 05, 2012   -   By Suzie OConnor

Many people know about Martha Stewart's Araucana chickens, who laid beautiful pastel blue and green eggs. Purebred Araucanas are from Chile, South America and despite Martha’s endorsement, are quite rare in the USA. Martha’s chickens were rumpless, which...

American blue rabbits

Blog: Borrowed Thyme Farm   -   Sunday October 23, 2011   -   By Michael & Denise

Our American blue doe had a litter of 10 kits, on September 16th. One died, 8 blue and 1 blue tort are doing well. They are now 5 weeks old, and are eating monsters! They will be ready to go in 3 weeks. All come with full pedigrees.

Father's Day Specials, Live Chef Demos, Kids Activ...

Blog: Williamsburg Farmers Market   -   Tuesday June 14, 2011   -   By WFM

Saturday, June 18, 2011 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Shop for Father’s Day at the Williamsburg Farmers Market . Knife sharpening available.  Blueberries, raspberries and tomatoes are ripe and daylilies and lavender are in bloom. The Blue Talon...

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Blog: Blue Hill Farms   -   Wednesday March 23, 2011   -   By Kim

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Babe and Fidel the Daily Dog- Rooster Battle

Blog: Cowmomma's Cupboard   -   Monday November 08, 2010   -   By Cowmomma

This entry will start with a disclaimer.  It is about the daily dog-rooster battles that occur at our ranch. Please do not contact us to complain that this is cruel to the animals.  Neither the dog or the rooster has ever seriously injured the other...

Morning Glory

Blog: Wall Flower Studio Garden   -   Monday April 19, 2010   -   By Karen

Morning Glory - Ipomoea Nothing beats the Morning Glory for fast greenery and really pretty flowers throughout the growing season. --------------------------------------- I'm growing my...

County Fair, funnel cakes, kettle corn,pickles, bl...

Blog: Zina's Produce   -   Tuesday March 30, 2010   -   By Zina

Our County Fair is fast approaching! My son and I love to enter things in the fair, always hoping for a blue ribbon! He sells Justin's Ranger Cookies at our market and he always tells a joke when you buy a cookie. “Why did the cookie go to the doctor” ?...

Cornflowers for Crafters

Blog: Morgan Botanicals   -   Wednesday February 03, 2010   -   By Jessica

Blue flowers, what can be prettier? I enjoy these blossoms, in the garden, in arrangements, in yarn dying, on the dessert plate and so on. They are simply stunning. Cornflowers ( Centaurea cyanus) are appropriately named as they tend to grow wild in...

LAVENDER HARVEST

Blog: Blue Moon Lavender Farm   -   Wednesday July 22, 2009   -   By Magdalena

We are harvesting lavender these days and are so impregnated with the smell of it that even after showering up and changing clothes, people at the store ask us: how is the harvest? sure smells great! The fresh lavender bundles are finding their way into all...

Purple Martins Arrival

Blog: Rocky Mount Gourds & Treasures of Louisiana   -   Monday February 16, 2009   -   By Gourd Lady of Rocky Mount

I noticed today, the Purple Martin Society has joined with the Louisiana Bayou Bluebird Society.  In case you would like to check out the Louisiana Bayou Bluebird Soc., the link is: http://www.labayoubluebirdsociety.org/  There is so much...

You can't cry over non-delivered milk.

Blog: Green Grocer Chicago   -   Sunday January 11, 2009   -   By Cassie

In running a small grocery store that works primarily with small and local farms and producers, you get to deal with situations that stores like Jewel and Whole Foods never even dream about (or have nightmares about as it were).   On most days, I...


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