Sweet Sorghum Revival: How to Grow Your Own Natural Sweetener

Allergic to bees and don’t have sugar maple trees, but still want to produce your own sweeteners? Try sweet sorghum syrup, a natural sugar substitute that can grow in most U.S. gardens.

squeezing sorghum canes
Sorghum-making is a way to increase your food self-sufficiency while maintaining a meaningful tradition. 
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