Monica asks about cooking lamb shanks, Rick's cairn terriers nesting habits, Traces of lead found in backyard urban chickens according to this NY Times article
Eric and Rick discuss the benefits of Compact Fluorescent bulbs putting less mercury in the air, arsenic in rice and arsenic in apples.
Arsenic in Rice - Consumers Reports
Preparing your garden for winter
Azomite for garden prep http://www.azomite.com
viewer questions about stripping paint, gutters overflowing,
Eric is making hard cider for a gardenfork video you can watch our first how to make hard cider video here.
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