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Ron/PA    Posted 03-10-2004 at 05:08:36       [Reply]  [No Email]
If you want some intresting reading on planting by the signs grab yourself a set of the "Foxfire" books. (Library sure beats buying)
They have a whole boatload of info from the oldtimers in your area if I'm not mistaken. Besides being a good source of info, they are a goooood read.
Ron


Fern(Mi)    Posted 03-10-2004 at 06:08:57       [Reply]  [No Email]
I liked the one with all that monshine info.... Now when these woods out back get a little bit taller & thicker I'l just be easing out th......`n"..... Hic.


Ron/PA    Posted 03-10-2004 at 06:51:54       [Reply]  [No Email]
'Specially the part about grinding the corn, A good miller will know what you want and how to grind it, without you having to say it outloud!! LOL
Ron


Wisereader    Posted 03-10-2004 at 05:41:27       [Reply]  [No Email]
I'll be darned, someone else obviously has read these as well. I have the first six volumes; I collected them as a teenager and they are still deemed "worthy" enough to make my bookshelf.


Steve from TN    Posted 03-10-2004 at 06:46:28       [Reply]  [No Email]
I have them in my bookcase. My SIL taught in the school where they Foxfire books were written. I believe that is in the north east corner of Georgia. Beautiful place.


Ron/PA    Posted 03-10-2004 at 05:43:55       [Reply]  [No Email]
My wife's aunt wanted to read mine, I made sure I got this one back before I gave her the next one. And she's real reliable!
Ron


Wisereader    Posted 03-10-2004 at 05:48:12       [Reply]  [No Email]
I know whatha mean. I have never lent these out, and I never will either. Too many times I failed to get even bad books back from good people!


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