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The Hession family is growing black walnuts for the furniture industry
Deirdre Heekin grows nearly all of the produce for her restaurant
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Beautiful Places

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Decorating and designing your home

Creative country design tips.
Pumpkin walkway
Try some of these spooky and silly pumpkin carving designs this...
Halloween party planning 101

DIY Projects

Forget the packaged egg dye kits this year, and use items from the...
Your pets are an important part of your life. Give them a special...
With some wood, a few tools, and a weekend, you can build one of...

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Betsy's Backyard |
10/1/14 | 3:16 PM
The last hay is in the barn. The crop was weedy and late, but decent when cut (below) more
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It's time to cross up our good Dorset ewes with some Hampshire genetics. We love more

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