All Purple Sweet Potato - They are purple, and apparently the anthocyanin - the chemical that makes them purple - is really healthy for you. While researching anthocyanin I came across a comment that noted that the anthocyanin chemical acts a bit like a crude pH meter. The color of the purple juice extracted by purple crops will turn from purple to red in the presence of lemon juice and from purple to green in the presence of baking soda.
In praise of honey suckle- article on permies. Looking for info on this plant that has invaded our woods. Maybe wait & not cut it down & introduce goats at a later date. Seems they love it. Also use for: Living fences & Basketry
If you think you know olive oil, think again! Currently halfway done with this book as a part of my assigned reading for my Sicily travel writing class. You will be amazed by the truths behind this industry! ( Don't trust the cheap stuff in the supermarkets!)
CORN * HEIRLOOM SEEDS 2014 Floriani Red Flint Corn (Zea mays) is a rare Italian heirloom prized by chefs and homesteaders alike. The flavor is unforgettable, with a rich, slightly sweet, distinct taste and texture.The ears can grow to 8.5" long with 15-16 rows. You'll get one ear per stalk, sometimes two depending on soil nutrition and such. It is also one of the earliest flint corns you can grow, so perfect for Northern gardeners. 100 days. 50 Seeds.