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Win Two Tickets to the Mother Earth News Fair in Asheville May 6-7

by: Sara on 04/20/2017

We are giving away two weekend passes to the Mother Earth News Fair in Asheville, NC, May 6-7th and a book of your choice from one of our authors speaking at the fair!

Simply post in the comment section about why you would like to attend and you will be entered to win!

Draw takes place May 1st. 

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Preparing Soil for Spring Planting

by: Sara on 03/27/2017
Posted in: Gardening

Here on the west coast we are aching to dig in and get gardening. Normally at this time of year we are watching our peas and greens sprouting the garden, but do to an unusually cold, wet winter we are just getting started.

One task we can start on is improving our soil for the coming growing season. Below find some tips on soil amendments from …

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Preparing Your Garden Soil for Spring Planting

by: Sara on 03/27/2017
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Urban Homesteading Institute

by: Sara on 03/14/2017

We are excited to announce our partnership with Mother Earth News in the Urban Homesteading Institute in Lawrence, KS March 18-19.

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Share, Swap and Save Seeds

by: Sara on 03/02/2017

Today marks the last day of our Spring Sale. You can receive a 35% discount on all New Society titles until midnight tonight (March 2nd) when you order from our website using the code Spring17 at the checkout.

We are heading out to our local Seedy Sunday to sell books this weekend and it got me to wondering how Seedy Sunday (or Saturdays as the …

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