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Welcome to Not Just Tomatoes

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Come on in here and introduce yourself.

80 1,037 Greetings from SE Tennessee
by tntiger
Jul 10, 2014 6:02:15 GMT -5
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An area to discuss your likes/dislikes about the boards. And to let you all know about the features here.

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by bestofour
Jul 11, 2014 10:27:02 GMT -5
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No politics! No cussing! No slamming other sites! No Spamming! No personal attacks! Follow all Proboard rules!

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Vegetable Gardening

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No New Posts Heirloom & OP Vegetables.... {Members Only}

Lets discuss heirloom Vegetables here!

Sub-boards: Hybrid Vegetables, Vegetable of the Week, Tomatoes, TOMATO GALLERIES!, Peppers "hot & sweet" (Solanaceae), Squash & Pumpkins (Cucurbitaceae), Onions and Garlic (Alliums), Cabbage and Collards (Brassica), Beans and Peas (Legumes), Eggplants (aubergines), Okra (Malvaceae), Corn (Maize), Potatoes!, Root Crops

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No New Posts Garden Tid-Bits and Questions...

Have a garden tid-bit or question that doesn't fit any where... Post it here.

111 2,328 What is going on in your garden today!
by Laura_in_FL
Jul 11, 2014 11:15:13 GMT -5
No New Posts Garden Diaries

An area to put and share your germination data, your potting up data, photos, your transplanting schedule, and so forth.

44 3,335 Bestofour's Garden 2014
by bestofour
Jul 11, 2014 10:26:00 GMT -5
No New Posts Garden Dirt

An area to discuss composting/mulching/soil preparation

87 677 Scored!
by growmyown
Jun 10, 2014 18:26:38 GMT -5
No New Posts Gardening How-To Videos...

Some How-To Videos on gardening... {dial-up users beware!}

3 4 Grafting Tomato Plants...
by daylilydude
Apr 19, 2014 10:53:06 GMT -5
No New Posts Gardening on a Budget...

Let's discuss how you save money around your garden with your budget-friendly ideas.

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No New Posts Garden Gadgets...

Here we can discuss about those garden gadgets that you have or want to have.
Seeders, Spreaders, Tillers, Mowers, Tractors and any other gadgets that help make your gardening just a little easier.

7 48 Hose End Sprayers
by tntiger
Jul 10, 2014 16:09:53 GMT -5
No New Posts Gardening styles

An area to discuss how you garden!

79 782 postage stamp gardening (raised beds) on a budget
by bestofour
Jul 11, 2014 15:24:31 GMT -5
No New Posts Gardening Pest and Disease... {Members Only}

An area to discuss those critters and diseases that plague us!

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No New Posts Gardening for the Physically Disabled!

Millions of people have physical limitations due to aging, injuries, or diseases. That DOES NOT mean we can't enjoy gardening in one form or another, so lets discuss it here!

10 50 Temporarily handicapped in 2014.
by bestofour
Jun 25, 2014 8:19:47 GMT -5
No New Posts Veggie News

News about veggies that you find in specialized horticultural news publications! GMO Frankenfood, Vegetarianism, Organics are all welcome here!

41 138 Article: Plants React Defensively to Being Eaten
by spacecase0
Jul 11, 2014 18:40:50 GMT -5

Other Gardening

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No New Posts Herbs and spices

Dill, sage, basil lets discuss what you grow!

26 351 Favorite Herb?
by tntiger
Jul 11, 2014 5:38:26 GMT -5
No New Posts Fruits and nuts

An area to discuss fruit and nut trees and bushes!

Sub-board: Trees

87 678 Unknown Blueberries!
by elliemater
Jul 2, 2014 2:05:03 GMT -5
No New Posts Annual or perennial flowers

An area to discuss the wonderful world of flowers!

58 526 2014 Flowers - Pictures
by elliemater
Jun 25, 2014 18:27:57 GMT -5
No New Posts House Plants...

Some grow plants and flowers inside the home to brighten it up, so let's discuss what you grow and your secrets to keeping them growing.

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No New Posts Landscapes and Lawns!

An area to discuss the pros and cons of growing a lawn!

17 77 Lawnmowers...
by paulf
Jul 10, 2014 16:07:56 GMT -5

Seeds and Plants

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Do you have a special way of starting seeds or a question about starting them lets post and disscuss it here.

11 154 Potatoes
by horsea
May 30, 2014 0:23:52 GMT -5
No New Posts Seed saving

Lets hear how you save and store your seeds!

22 182 Saving lettuce seed
by bestofour
May 19, 2014 20:31:29 GMT -5
No New Posts Seed and plant swap shop.... { Members Only }

Got any extras? Need any? Looking for any? Selling?, here is where to go!

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No New Posts Propogation

Other methods of plant propogation besides growing from seed

2 6 Propagation chamber for Violets
by coppice
Jun 20, 2014 5:23:06 GMT -5
No New Posts General Plant Info and News

Information or news about plants in general. For posts which may not fit under other categories such as botany, physiology, ecology, science discoveries

7 22 Plant words (you probably didn't know)
by elliemater
Jun 22, 2014 12:44:29 GMT -5
No New Posts Plant Breeding Projects {Members Only}

This area is for dicussing your Plant breeding projects and growouts...

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The Smoke House and Kitchen

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No New Posts Canning the Garden Bounty...

Tell us all about your canning of your garden bounty!

Sub-boards: Freezing..., Dehydrating..., Fermenting..., Storing...

15 245 Canning
by whistech
Jul 11, 2014 12:06:15 GMT -5
No New Posts Recipes

Lets hear about those good old recipes and how to store them!

Sub-boards: Vegetables..., Pork..., Beef..., Fish..., Lamb and Goat..., Soups and Stews..., Pickles..., Cakes and Cookies..., Sauces and Rubs...

115 1,067 Browned Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies
by elliemater
Jun 22, 2014 14:45:18 GMT -5
No New Posts Brew and Que

An area to discuss outdoor cooking and brewing!

37 253 BBQ Pics
by elliemater
Jun 23, 2014 0:16:14 GMT -5
No New Posts Kitchen Gadgets

Lets talk about the different gadgets you use in the kitchen.

5 28 dehydrator :)
by elliemater
Jun 23, 2014 7:54:28 GMT -5

Pets and Livestock

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No New Posts The 4 legged family & barnyard buddies

Lets hear about the dogs, cats, cows, horses, mules, chickens, ducks and all the barnyard animals!

43 530 Dogs
by elliemater
Jun 26, 2014 22:44:34 GMT -5

Coffee Shop

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You can talk about anything here. No politics please!

Sub-boards: The Good Ole Days, The Funny Side of Life!, What do you do for fun!, The Winter Time Blues!, Hobbies and Crafts!, What's happening in your world?, Member Photo Galleries

288 6,586 A beautiful sign
by stratcat
Jul 11, 2014 15:04:42 GMT -5
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A special area to post the Birthday wishes for the young and old alike!

191 763 Happy Birthday deneka...
by Laura_in_FL
Jul 11, 2014 10:36:11 GMT -5
No New Posts Alternative Medicine

People these days are searching for alternatives to conventional medicine and treatments!

16 124 Carpal tunnel syndrome
by bestofour
Jun 11, 2014 15:12:27 GMT -5
No New Posts Favorite Books and Magazines

An area to discuss your favorite books and magazines!

6 57 Haven't bought this yet...
by paulf
Apr 17, 2014 8:14:10 GMT -5
No New Posts Trash To Treasure!

An Area to discuss things that you have made so it doesn't end up at the landfill!

24 233 Old Gas Grill!
by elliemater
Jul 10, 2014 16:22:31 GMT -5
No New Posts Blog or Website

Have a blog or website? Put a link here for all to see!

72 235 Grassroots Seed Network
by spacecase0
May 4, 2014 22:11:45 GMT -5
No New Posts The Tool-Box!

Members help each other with Fix-its... weather it's Automotive, Woodworking, Remodeling, Carpentry, etc.
Duct-tape and baling wire sometimes won't work!?!?

8 31 Computer sluggish...
by spacecase0
Jan 30, 2014 15:18:00 GMT -5

Legend

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elliemater: Trying my best to hog that rain! I need it this time! Jul 10, 2014 20:01:05 GMT -5
daylilydude: Y'all welcome our newest member... ronnywil... Welcome to Not Just Tomatoes :) Jul 10, 2014 15:30:27 GMT -5
Laura_in_FL: Ellie, are you hogging my rain again?!? Jul 10, 2014 9:57:08 GMT -5
coppice: It IS summer, Starwood is on at Wisteria campground. Jul 8, 2014 9:10:17 GMT -5
stratcat: Just had the last bite of supper and it's past midnight. Must be summer. :D Jul 7, 2014 23:21:21 GMT -5
stratcat: Good evening. Just sat down for supper at midnight. ;) Jul 5, 2014 23:16:18 GMT -5
timothyt: Hey Tollie, how did Arthur treat you and the Eastern Shore? Jul 5, 2014 16:38:01 GMT -5
gardentoad: Happy Independence Day. Jul 4, 2014 19:18:11 GMT -5
stratcat: (rofl) Jul 3, 2014 22:12:26 GMT -5
timothyt: LOL lovely ladies! My loverly missus, 3 fuzzbutts, 4 kids, and 10 grandkids would say that the pestering season is the same as the growing season--52 weeks!!!!!!! <grin> Jul 3, 2014 15:41:45 GMT -5
elliemater: Is it October yet? Soooo very hot. Heat index 121F today at 2pm. Pool water is 96F. Panting like a lizard. Jul 2, 2014 22:03:18 GMT -5
elliemater: He must pester the missus...or the furballs that use his seedlings for dental floss? :) Jul 2, 2014 22:02:04 GMT -5
bestofour: timothyt who do you pester the rest of the year ;) Jul 2, 2014 20:43:03 GMT -5
stratcat: Annette sent me a couple pictures where a crawfish built its castle right by one of her small tomato plants! :P Jul 1, 2014 10:53:17 GMT -5
timothyt: The best part of my gardening season is pestering all my fine fellow gardeners! <grin> Jun 30, 2014 17:08:16 GMT -5
elliemater: The best part of my gardening season is coming! October-April! :) Jun 27, 2014 18:33:52 GMT -5
stratcat: The days are flying by already. Enjoy the summer. I know what's coming and it'll drag on and on... Jun 27, 2014 10:38:20 GMT -5
elliemater: Since I retired from the clinic I now only teach and have joined a few clinical research medication trials, for little boys with muscular dystrophy and kids with cerebral palsy. I like being retired! :) Jun 25, 2014 8:27:32 GMT -5
daylilydude: Hmmm... so elliemater your a teacher? Jun 25, 2014 5:21:50 GMT -5
elliemater: LinFL, it might be Friday before I send White Acre. I have to get my students through their mid-terms first. B-| Jun 24, 2014 23:18:33 GMT -5
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