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Wine Grape Jelly

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Wine Grape Jelly

  Surprise yourself.  Mix red, blue, black grapes with lighter colors and develop your own special jelly.  Wine grapes are delicious fresh.  When I was a kid, working at a fruit and produce company that catered to the European ethnic populations of Italy, Lithuania, and Poland, we sold wine grapes for wine-making.  I loved sneaking some and eating them fresh - delicious! It follows that if you want some special jelly, use wine grapes! You’ll need:wine grapessugarlemon juicesure-gel low sugar pectincheesecloth or a jelly baghalf pint jars 1. Grow some wine grapes. Once ripe, clean of stems and remove any fruit that...

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How to Prune Sea Buckthorn Plants

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How to Prune Sea Buckthorn Plants

We are very pleased to welcome the first guest article on our blog!  Melissa Flanders is from a beautiful part of eastern Quebec.  Along with Andrew Mireault, they have a vibrant Sea Buckthorn business. Their website is www.omegafruit.ca .  Thank you Melissa.  You have written some important information about caring for Hippophae rhamnoides which cannot be found anywhere else so perfectly explained.   Melissa Flanders & Andrew Mireault, owners of Omega Fruit Sea buckthorn in Quebec Canada https://www.omegafruit.ca   The importance of pruning Sea buckthorn  Explaining common methods of maintaining a vigorous and productive sea buckthorn plantation.   Hi! Let me begin...

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Permaculture Farming How to Guides

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Permaculture Farming How to Guides

In this are we will be sharing some information to help with your homestead success.  Many of our plants will be featured.  We will also be adding some interesting things we know about or are planning ourselves. Index: Growing mushrooms using sawdust spawn

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