Monthly Archives: August 2017

Self Watering Planters

The last post got me to thinking about what else has come in handy during this extended heat wave and the next thing that came to mind was our self watering planters. They have kept our plants looking simply amazing … Continue reading

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Luma Comfort EC110S Portable Evaporative Cooler

We have been going through a month long heat wave here in Alberta and I thought I would share an excellent product that has helped to make our home more comfortable. It is the Luma Comfort EC110S Portable Evaporative Cooler, … Continue reading

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Weed Scout

I am not a big fan of big pharma or Ag chemical companies but sometimes they inadvertently create tools that can help eco friendly farmers and sustainable acreage owners. Weed scout is one of these such tools or App to … Continue reading

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Alberta Agriculture and Forestry programs & services

Those of you that live in Alberta will find the information and services listed on the “Alberta Agriculture and Forestry programs and services”  website quite helpful. Alberta Agriculture and Forestry Programs And Services (http://www.agriculture.alberta.ca/app52/programsservices) Even if you live in another … Continue reading

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