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Pansy Palooza! Pansy Recipes from The Good Earth Team!

Much like the pumpkins recipes, this is a collection of fun recipes utilizing our favorite fall/ winter annuals, the pansy.  Pansy and viola flowers are edible, both the sepals and the flower petals as well as the pistils and stamens, unlike many edible flowers, in which only the flower petals themselves are edible.  A quick… Read more »

Pumpkin Recipes

  Besides decorating, there are many delicious pumpkin recipes out there!  Our staff made a variety of pumpkin dishes and desserts and as promised, here they are.  Enjoy! Pumpkin Chili Ingredients 1 pound ground beef 1 onion chopped 1 14.5 oz. can diced tomatoes 1 15 oz. can pumpkin  (or pumpkin puree from Fairytale or… Read more »

When and How to Plant Spring Vegetable Gardens in Central Arkansas

This time of year we get a lot of questions about how soon we can plant our vegetable seeds and seedlings.  Let’s separate fact from fiction and all the “old wives tales” that so many gardeners swear by.  Here’s what you need to know. The key to planting seeds and seedlings this spring is knowing… Read more »