Did you know organic chia seeds come in two colors? You can find the seeds in black, and white. Other than their hue, they are nearly identical – they share the same nutrients, vitamins, and health benefits. Pick whichever color you prefer, or what is easiest to find. Learn more about organic chia seed.
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Starting Your Food Forest in Erie County
A food forest uses available garden space to combine food producing plant species. This multi-layer composition can be low-maintenance, combining trees, shrubs and ground cover in order to produce edible foods including herbs, fruits, seeds and nuts.
This is ideal to increase the amount of organic food in your diet.
An element of permaculture design, the food forest includes seven layers from the canopy down through the rhizosphere.
In New York, here are some examples of routinely available plants available at a garden center near you.
A member of the Custard-apple family, the common name for Asimina triloba is pawpaw. Requiring a minimum temperature of -27°F, it has a Low tolerance of drought.
Native to NY, the pawpaw is common in food forests. It grows in areas with a minimum of 36 inches of annual rainfall.
Propogated by Bare root, Container, Seed, the pawpaw enjoys a bloom period in Mid Spring. the fruit/seed period runs from Spring to Summer.
You may live in a micro-climate or area of New York where some species don’t thrive or fruit.
Be sure to consult your neighborhood garden supply store and read more online to find the plants, shrubs and ground cover that work for your food forest.
Want to be featured on our site? Submit a photo of your food forest and tell us what you’re growing!
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Choosing Raw Vegan And Raw Recipes Basic Chia Seed Pudding . . . at 11:05 pm I would like to know more about this also please! Just starting to use chia seed and learning all kinds of good stuff. Reply Amy says: February 18, 2010 at 5:56 am mmm….looks good! Reply Anna @ Newlywed, Newly Veg says: February 18, 2. . .
Choosing Raw Vegan And Raw Recipes Basic Chia Seed Pudding . . . 18, 2010 at 3:33 pm Can’t believe I still haven’t made your chocolate peppermint chia seed pudding! Thanks for the reminder. Reply Tanya says: February 18, 2010 at 3:35 pm Yay…I just found chia seeds at a specialty store on our way home from vaca. . .
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