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Randy, good point about losing faith in the article because of lunar cycles! I ignored that thinking it was irrelevant.Maybe it is relevant. I wonder what the research says? It seemed to me the article fit my understanding of starting seeds.
Daniel, what is your assessment of the planting guide? Or anyone who is interested.
My favorite garden store in Spokane has a section on lunar cycles. I just don't pay attention to it.
Thanks for calling this to my attention.
Daniel, how do you plant sprouted potatoes? I would guess very carefully, because in my experience the sprouts break-off easily.
Wikipedia seems to confirm that depression may be reduced by that soil bacteria. Sounds good.
I have always wondered why I loved playing in the dirt....thanks for the article....
Scientific Studies Reveal How Soil Can Help Depression Read More: h...
It surely felt good to be in the greenhouse again. The soil is still too cold to plant seeds, but I did clean up the beds and prepared for planting. The soil is nicely moist.
There is a problem of mold that I will tackle in the next day or two. We are having an icy-cold rain storm now that beats against the roof the house. I'm staying inside with Dominic.
One Misty Moisty Morning Lyrics
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@Daniel, it has been four years since we had the awful diagnosis of cancer. We continue to go strong, if a little slower, and we enjoy life!
A Misty, Moisty Morning continues to be one of my favorite nursery rhymes, all these years later.
Cheerios are out of seeds for me too. It urns out seeds4free are marijuana seeds and I don't smoke. My daughter, son-in-law, two granddaughters and their partners were smokers until Cary died. They have all successfully quit smoking.
We had bitterly cold weather and winds, and then the big thaw came. Most of the snow is gone in the lawn areas. We still have piles from the plowing the family did during the big snowfalls. All that snow has turned to ice, so the thaw will have to take it out. My growing boxes came out from under their white snow blankets as did the drain field for the septic system.
The great-grandkids have agreed to help me fill the bird feeders. I will put out a humming bird feeder when it gets a bit warmer.
The greenhouse is very warm during the days, but the low temps at night still fall very close to the freezing temp. I have seeds started and have the laundry room full of seed starting trays.
....since Cheerios are outta free seeds... I found the next best thing....
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