Originally Posted By: Roland Dumas
Some years ago, I bought a book on biodynamic gardening to give me some clues how to better manage the back yard vegetables.

And as I wrote that, I looked at a mass of sprouting seeds in compost I spread on the garden. Thinking I was about to be overrun by pumpkins or something, I plucked them all out. A few escaped my notice and have become artichoke plants. I have a garden full of volunteer artichokes!

See what BD does? You chant over pumpkin seeds and end up with an artichoke plantation! wink