After a heated #groundchat roundtable discussion last week about the connection between soil and nutrient-dense food — based on Monica Nickelsburg article’s Peak soil: Why nutrition is disappearing from our food — I have come to several conclusions.


Written on Tuesday, October 29, 2013 in Plants & Soils

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Nothing frustrates me more than the marketing machine pushing a product and product information that is either misleading or clearly not true.

 At this time of the year, it is all about spring-blooming bulbs! The marketing/merchandising of bulbs is a big business…but it has competition in the stores with Thanksgiving and Christmas merchandise. This pressure to sell has created a monster: pushing the sale of bulbs way before it is the right time to plant. 

Written on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 in Plants & Soils

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