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Growing Corn in Osage County, Kansas

This year I went a little corn crazy and planted several open-pollinated heirloom corn varieties ranging from hard flints to single-gene sweet varieties. My plan was to reclaim a portion of the chicken run for gardening and to develop a method to capture the substantial nutrients the fowl had left behind. I figured I could consolidate all that excess nitrogen in a lovely stand of ...

Oscar H. Will Iii

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