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We need to help each other

A very insightful lesson from scripture about helping others. We should help people who have needs who can't bear them by themselves, but not relinquish them of responsibility that they can handle. This is a great lesson for anyone who wants to learn how-to and whom-to give to. 

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Tennessee's Seed Company

We are proud to be ranked Tennessee's Favorite Seed Company by Tennessee gardeners for 2017. The Mauro Seed Company, headquartered near Nashville, is the only local seed company in Tennessee serving the retail and and wholesale markets with a complete...

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The Future of Food is Biofortified

Over 2 billion people lack adequate amounts essential nutrients which can cause profound and irreparable damage to the body. Biofortification is the process of using conventional breeding techniques to raise the nutrient levels of staple crops. It is the future of food and we will help lead the way.

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Straight out of Compost

Compost is simply decayed organic matter. You work compost into your garden soil for three reasons. To loosen your soil.  Compost mixes with minerals (ie dirt) to 'fluff up' your soil which reduces compaction. This allows your plants roots to...

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Non-GMO's may be worse for you than GMO's.

The public has accepted that GMO’s are bad and the non-GMO labeling industry is exploding. This is creating a false sense of security putting the health of consumers at greater risk.  Check out my post on Medium and give us...

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Spring Hath Arriveth!

We wait all winter ⌛for this date. The first day of Spring. 🎉Its here!  For us, it means that its grow time. But remember, the 'first day of spring' is a day that is designed to put on your calendar....

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The Unsavory Supermarket Tomato

You enjoy fine food but to most stakeholders in the food supply chain, food is a just a business. Sorry. Ill pause while you gather yourself ⌛. The perfect example of this is the supermarket tomato. They are not designed for eating...

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Seed Catalog Sarc

So our mailbox has been deluged with seed catalogs for the last two months. Maybe just like yours. I have to admit, some of these seed companies make great catalogs. I am amazed by the unlimited selection. I'm not sure these...

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