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How to Use Jewelweed on the Homstead

March 22, 2020 Tara Dodrill 0

Jewelweed is a drastically underappreciated “weed.” While you can eat jewelweed, it is most often grown or foraged it for its potential healing properties. While this attractive bush-like plant has many uses, it is perhaps […]

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Amaranth: How to Grow and Use It

March 19, 2020 Tara Dodrill 0

Amaranth may not be a staple crop on American homesteads right now, but it should be. This nutrient-rich plant has been used as a dietary staple and natural home remedy base ingredient in many regions […]