Monthly Archives: October 2011

10 Fun Facts about Candy Apples

A staple of fall festivals and apple harvest celebrations, candy apples are a sure sign that winter is on the way and Halloween is here. Here are some fun facts about Candy Apples to help enjoy the fall!

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Consumers Willing to Pay More for Genetically Modified Food, Sometimes

Consumers feel differently about the different types of genetically modified produce. As farmers look for ways to increase the value of their crops, information like this can provide valuable insight into how consumers spend their money.

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Freaky, Fantastic Fennel

Fennel is by far one of the tastiest and most versatile vegetables we grow. But at the same time, it is one of the least understood and most overlooked vegetables by consumers who are often overwhelmed and confused by the big white bulb and large feathery fronds.

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Three Acres and a Cow- Random Musings for a Monday Morning!

Over the weekend my wife and I spent the better part of two days assembling watering systems, working soil and planting various herbs and vegetable seeds in two 4 ft x 4 ft garden boxes in our backyard.

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How to Fight The Rising Cost of Food

Food prices are on the rise, here’s how to fight them.

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