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by dirtmurphy
Sun Aug 12, 2018 3:47 am
Forum: Daily Steps
Topic: What did you do to prepare today?
Replies: 669
Views: 49234

Re: What did you do to prepare today?

Hey Creole, I'm sorry about your hen friend. They give us so much. At least her human friend was there for her at the end. So many birds never get that.
by dirtmurphy
Sun Aug 12, 2018 12:41 am
Forum: Daily Steps
Topic: How to survive Drought,Floods in the GSM
Replies: 10
Views: 1568

Re: How to survive Drought,Floods in the GSM

As far as dealing with droughts and floods goes, increasing carbon in soils will help with both. There are several ways to do this. Plants will increase carbon on their own as approximately 70% of the sugars produced by photosynthesis are exuded by the roots to feed microbes and mycorrhizae as long ...
by dirtmurphy
Sat Aug 11, 2018 10:54 pm
Forum: Daily Steps
Topic: What did you do to prepare today?
Replies: 669
Views: 49234

Re: What did you do to prepare today?

I took care of my chickens, saved Anaheim pepper seeds, and joined this forum!
by dirtmurphy
Sat Aug 11, 2018 10:39 pm
Forum: Icebreakers
Topic: Welcome to the forum.
Replies: 64
Views: 7908

Re: Welcome to the forum.

Hey everyone, I'm Dirt Murphy. I'm an urban farmer in Asheville, NC. I grew up on a subsistence farm in WV and earned a B.S. in Biology from a top-tier university. Education doesn't end when you get that diploma, however. That's why I'm here on the forum. I am also constructing a website on food pro...