Diggin’ In The Earth Resources

  This resource list is intended to be a compilation of helpful MDC threads, Mothering articles and member-recommended website links of general interest to the Diggin’ in the Earth forum participants.    MDC Threads  Compost 101 Seed Swap 2009-2010 Seed Starting Preserving 101: VEGGIES Preserving 101:

Non Monsanto Seed Companies

Here are safe from Monsanto seed companies. Abundant Life Seeds (Cottage Grove, OR) Amishland Seeds Annapolis Valley Heritage Seed Company canada Baker Creek Seed Co. (Mansfield, MO) Berlin Seeds – they don’t have a website. Atleast I didn’t find one. Botanical Interests (Broomfield, CO)

Asking for Help

by Sarah Juliusson of – Find Mama Renew on Facebook & Twitter How often do you wish for just one more pair of willing hands in your household – as so perfectly demonstrated by Jessica in her Mothering blog post this week?  Someone


Alas, a gardener I’m not, proving with my latest attempts this summer that I can’t even grow weeds. (In a well-meaning attempt to support me in nurturing my inner gardener, Mothering editor-in-chief Peggy O’Mara donated some sunflower and morning glory seeds to my cause