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Re: [nafex] Blue Understory
Try working with Weight Watchers, as I bet it is low calorie and really
I can make that joke due to "fat guy" perogative concessions.
Ontario, Hardiness Zone 6a
On Tue, 16 Jan 2001, Bill Russell wrote:
> I have been trying to create a market for Gypsy Moth egg caviar, so far
> unsuccessfully. Not only would its popularity help to control a serious pest
> problem and bring enormous financial rewards to me, it could provide
> employment for egg collectors in areas, such as where I live, that have been
> most economically hurt by the infestations.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: <PermacultureNo1@aol.com>
> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org>; <email@example.com>
> Sent: Tuesday, January 16, 2001 11:57 AM
> Subject: Re: [nafex] Blue Understory
> > In a message dated 1/10/01 5:22:05 PM, firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
> > << If you do not know what Florida betony is you must not
> > have it and you should consider yourself lucky.
> > Because once you get it you will spend the rest of
> > your life trying to eradicate it.
> > >>
> > I haven't found any need to eradicate it. It is entirely edible and a
> > forage for people, wildlife, bees, and livestock. It foliates during the
> > cooler weather, and puts out tubers to carry over the hot weather, so it
> > not compete with the common warm season grasses hereabouts. We have been
> > brainwashed to regard scarcity as valuable and fear abundance.
> > any totally useful plant that grows freely here, such as betony or kudzu,
> > most welcome. We can use them as fast or faster than they grow.
> > Dan Hemenway
> > Barking Frogs Permaculture Center
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> > or
> > http://www.permaculture.net/~EPTA/Hemenway.htm
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