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Confessions of a prepper: Freeze it, dry it

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There are a few things everyone can do to be more food secure, including learning how to plant a simple garden that bears enough to keep for another day (unless Peter Rabbit gets to it first...); photo by Sheila Velazquez

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Spring tonic

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Immersion in a slowly blooming landscape, and in the rituals of the season, can make the wait for Spring-proper beyond bearable.

Green River, Williamstown, Mass.; photo by Sheila Velazquez.

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I Am Going to Leave Her Here

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The Mount as Edith Wharton’s Feminist Manifesto

The lush, stone-walled Italian Garden at The Mount provides a respite from Northeastern summer heat and humidity; early morning photo by Kevin Sprague.

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Your lawn mower misses you. After a long winter, it’s hungry.

It’s a bright sunny Sunday morning with a bit of Spring chill in the air and the recent rains have worked well to wash away the curse of winter from our yards and our minds. There are random fallen branches to pick up, flower beds to rake out, and, of course, the lawnmower to get

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The Amazing African Violet

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The houseplant that blooms year-round to add beautiful color inside when the landscape outside is gray is the African Violet. Growing and propagating them is much easier than you might imagine. And while spring is the time when we look forward to our outdoor gardens, an African Violet begun now from scratch will begin flowering

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Prepping for the Possible — Part I

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I couldn’t sleep as news and statistics about our future danced in my head. I tried counting sheep, but as someone who once raised sheep, it didn’t work. It just led me to thinking about shearing and spinning and all the nice organic lamb we used to put in the freezer. I won’t go into

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PRO-FUSION — Mt. Williams Greenhouses: Arranging a Bouquet

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Bouquet Arrangement Is a Blend of Creativity and Skills
Chad Therrien of Mt. Williams Greenhouses joins us on PRO-FUSION to explain what to do with that gorgeous bouquet you received as a gift or spoiled yourself with. Some simple skills, and a willingness

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PRO-FUSION — Mt. Williams Greenhouses: Container Herb Gardens

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Herb Gardens Are the Perfect Complement to Vegetable Gardens
Chad Therrien of Mt. Williams Greenhouses joins us on PRO-FUSION to explain how, without taking up more space than you might have on a back step or in a sunny window, container herb gardens

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PRO-FUSION — Mt. Williams Greenhouses: Transplanting Basics

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Transplanting is key to plants’ survival
Chad Therrien of Mt. Williams Greenhouses joins us on PRO-FUSION to reassure us that transplanting plants, even orchids, doesn’t have to be scary!
1090 State Rd, North Adams, MA 01247
(413) 663-8665
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PRO-FUSION — Mt. Williams Greenhouses: Mixed Containers, Gorgeous Flowers

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Published on May 15, 2015

Chad Therrien of Mt. Williams Greenhouses joins us on PRO-FUSION to teach us how to create stunning mixed containers of flowers in a ceramic pot and in a hanging basket.
1090 State Rd, North Adams, MA 01247
(413) 663-8665

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