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Keeping Your Living Things Alive When the Temperature Plummets & Other Tips for Winter

My dog loves winter – I mean really loves winter.  I, however, do not.  Winter along the Front Range can be intense, sudden, and unrelenting.  Temperatures drop, the wind howls, and the snow and ice always seem near.  Winter is oft dreaded, but is a critical part of our year’s cycle.  For proof think back […]

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How To Not Suck At Succession Planting

Considering how God-awful short our growing season is on the Front Range, maximizing our growing spaces is an absolute must to reap any type of respectable harvest from our backyard farms.  Succession planting is one of the best methods for getting the most from our gardens, something I frankly suck at. Last year I tried […]

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