Monthly Archives: April 2019

Tick Season Never Ended

Tick Season Never Ended By: Steve Roark Since I’m in the woods a lot it’s reasonable to assume that I would have more ticks get on board and use me as a meal. But for the first time that I … Continue reading

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Poke Salad, a Mountain Tradition

Poke Salad, a Mountain Tradition By Steve Roark A family tradition my mom kept was to seek out young poke sprouts in the spring and make poke salad, a king of cooked green.  Back before grocery store chains and refrigeration, … Continue reading

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Planting by Moon Signs

Planting by Moon Signs By: Steve Roark In an earlier article I discussed the use of astrological signs to know when to plant garden and farm crops and have kin that still hold to them. Another method is using moon … Continue reading

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