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Pedal Powered Soil Testing

12/26/2012 1:48:53 PM

Tags: chicken coop cleaning, pedal power, altervative energy, chorus frog song, mushroom harvesting, soil testing, nutrient ratio testing, work bench, work bench organizing, coop hindsight, Anna Hess and Mark Hamilton

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Work bench organization finally got some attention during a stretch of rainy days.

A recent post on generating electricity with pedal power has several useful comments that might help those interested in alternative power.

Testing our soil for nutrient ratios should give us a more accurate picture on how healthy our garden soil is.

Decoding chorus frog notes can help increase edible wild mushroom yields, and we've got an ongoing experiment at attempting to fix Anna's leaky boots with an inner tube adhesive patch.

Anna Hess and Mark Hamilton are looking forward to a productive growing season for 2013. You can see a new post twice a day at their WaldenEffect.org homesteading blog and if you want the best chicken waterer money can buy they make and sell the Avian Aqua Miser, which is a low budget way of bringing industrial drinking technology to the backyard poultry flock. 



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