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Ample Harvest

An Ample Harvest

Launched in 2009, AmpleHarvest.org connects millions of home gardeners with an excess of crops to thousands of soup kitchens and food pantries that rarely receive fresh produce to distribute to clients.

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Heirloom Vegetabls

Heirloom Seeds

Amy Holan is the author of Seasonally Seattle, a blog about eating within a 250 mile radius of the Seattle area for an entire year — on a budget. As part of her project, she’s been researching Heirloom varieties of fruits and vegetables, and today she shares some of what she’s learned.

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Backyard Garden

Growing Your Own

Lyn Bilodeau is a writer, consultant, and permaculturist living in Austin, Texas. She writes about her adventures in suburban permaculture and modern homesteading on her blog at www.gardenatrix.com. Here she shares some thoughts on the joys of growing your own food, and some simple but important pointers when first starting out.

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