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Politics to Potatoes

With ties to farming and policy, a young Alabamian pioneers a new means of marketing produce from small farms.

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12 Steps to Build a Small Pond

Create your own backyard oasis.

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5 Tips For Planning A Drip Irrigation System

An ag engineer shares five top tips for planning a drip irrigation system for large home gardens and small market-grower operations.

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Spring Recipes: Cola-Braised Beef Brisket, Red Cabbage-Apple-Carrot Salad, No-Cook Peanut Butter Cheesecakes

Slowly braised brisket over gentle heat creates a juicy, fork-tender feast for the entire family. Pair with a crunchy, colorful salad for a farm-fresh meal to remember.

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12 Steps for Building a Bridge

Build this simple structure and cross that ditch or swale with ease.

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Winter Recipes: Chicken Cacciatore, Garlic-Oregano Broccoli, Pecan Tassies

This hearty, one-dish classic is perfect for taking advantage of canned summer tomatoes. You can also easily substitute dove or duck breasts for chicken thighs. Pair with fresh broccoli for a comforting winter supper.

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Seeds Planted, Stories Told: Paul Sailer, Author of “I Had a Comrade”

Veteran and author, Paul Sailer helps preserve tales of courage and comradery.

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Best New Vegetable Seeds for 2017

Short on space for growing veggies? These new space-saving varieties for 2017 resist disease and taste great.

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8 (Easy) New Flowers for Your Garden

If you are a gardener who doesn’t have time to pamper fussy plants, seed sellers have produced some new and nearly carefree varieties for 2017. These laid-back beauties can help put the fun back in your flowerbeds.

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Fun, Farm-Related College Mascots: Fear the Okra!

Delta State’s Fighting Okra is a prickly standout among ag-themed mascots.

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