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Robert Newton can’t pinpoint why, exactly, he began collecting antique washboards. He considers the question, furrows his brow.Perhaps it’s...

For some people, herbs are an afterthought, or maybe something to seek out for a special reason: an alternative medicine, a fancy cocktail.But at...

When Meg Reid took a paper bag from the folding table set up outside the Upper Valley Food Coop and unrolled its top to release the earthy scent of...

Book pushes ‘wild’ gardens


Whether it’s on an enormous estate or outside a little house, the modern garden aims for wild-looking landscapes, native species and seamless...

Part of the back-to-the-land migration of the late ’60s, Tom Curren took up residence on Potato Road in Canaan, where he tried his hand at farming...

WOODSTOCK — Ann D’Anna is well aware that the sweaters she knits for baby lambs at Billings Farm and Museum are a little bit silly.She started...

PLAINFIELD — If you’ve always wanted to learn how to identify bird songs — or improve your listening skills — now is the perfect time to do it...

Out & About: App helps identify nature


As spring approaches and we wait for mud season to end, I know I am one of many who is eager to start hiking again, sans snowshoes.This time when I...

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