Summer is coming to an end, and with the transition to fall comes the bountiful harvest.  Many folks are canning and dehydrating to deal with all the excess, putting it up in the pantry for winter.  Another great way to preserve your food and also reap healthy benefits is fermentation!  We have some wonderful Pickle Pipes and Pickle Pebbles by Masontops that are simply placed on top of a mason jar for quick, easy fermentation.  Watch our video as we make some tasty sauerkraut using these tools, plus a handy Pickle Packer to stuff our jar!

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Garlic Fest 2017
Saturday, September 23, 11am-1pm

Hear ye, hear ye, all garlic lovers….  Our annual Garlic Fest is happening Saturday, September the 23rd and will feature all things garlic.  Join us for garlic tastings, live music by Llorona, and more!

First Annual Farmer’s Union Fall Festival
Saturday, October 14, 11am-5pm

Join Down To Earth and the Rogue Farm Corps for the First Annual Farmer’s Union Fall Festival!  Celebrate the harvest season with live music by Ashleigh Flynn – Home Perm Records, Breakers Yard, and Gabe Schliffer and Sugar Pine String Band, food trucks, local beer and cider, face painting and pumpkin carving, and community!  All proceeds to benefit Rogue Farm Corps mission to train and equip the next generation for farmers and ranchers.


How to Harvest and Store Garlic

You’ve planted it, cared for it…now what?

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Practical Back To School Lunch Accessories

Get ready for the school year with the durable and sustainable.

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Malibu Biodynamic Compost & Soil

Enrich and improve your soil and the nutritional quality of your garden.

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Lock Eat Jars

New- durable bail lid canning and juice jars with removable lid.

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In need of a last-minute gift idea but don’t want to leave the house?

Down To Earth now offers a second gift card option for our customers. Powered by Yiftee™ and MasterCard®, our digital gift card is available for purchase online, with the gift card electronically sent to the recipient through email. The Yiftee™ gift card can be used from a recipient’s phone, paired with the Yiftee™ app or printed out. Traditional gift cards are available from purchase in-store at any register.

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In the Home

brought to you by Down To Earth Natural Living™
Make amazing three day fermented sun pickles- crisp and delicious!

Summer is in full swing, and we’ve got just the thing for an easy food project….make your own sun pickles!  In just three days, you can stock your fridge with crispy, spicy, delicious dill pickles, packed with a probiotic punch!   Pickle lovers will rejoice at the ease and the great taste.  Serve sliced crisp wedges with sandwiches, use in recipes (fried pickles???) eat right out of the jar, or take some to your next BBQ.

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Bite into a crispy sliver of summer sunshine with sun pickles!
World Famous Fried Pickles

No need to regret not buying one at the County fair…these fried treats can be made right at home.

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Classic Tzatziki

This refreshing side is made with greek yogurt and fresh cucumbers for a delicious dish that cuts through spicy or fatty food dishes as a cool compliment.  Make with homemade yogurt and homegrown cucumbers if you can!

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The World’s Best Pickle Relish

This relish is a delicious way to re-purpose some of those dill pickles hanging out in the fridge.

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Bormioli Rocco
Swing-Top Bottles

Made in Italy, these jars are an elegant storage solution for liqueurs, oils and homemade beverages.

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Bormioli Rocco
Vintage Bottles

Made in Italy, these bottles are a fun way to can kitchen table accoutrements and single-serving beverages.

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Le Parfait
Super Terrines

Designed in pure, virgin glass, these terrines are an attractive take on standard bail-lid jars. Made in France.

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Ohio Stoneware
Fermentation Crocks

The American-made classic, these crocks are beloved by both novice and veteran fermenters.

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In the Garden

brought to you by Down To Earth Natural Fertilizers™
Mastering the fundamentals helps build great gardens

It’s the time of year for transplanting, and what better way to treat your garden right and ensure success by using mycorrhizal fungi to enhance plant growth by promoting strong, vigorous roots, as well as keeping your soil healthy?  Transplanting is the perfect time to use mycorrhizae, as you can sprinkle it in the planting hole making sure it has direct access to the plant’s roots.

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Time to get in the garden!
Garden Tool Primer

The right tool for the job can make all the difference when you’re outside working in the garden.

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Fruit Spray Schedule

Protect your fruit trees from disease and voracious pests by keeping track of when and what to spray with our Fruit Tree Spray Schedule as a reference.

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Growing Tomatoes

All about growing those lovely, sweet, tart, juicy glowing garden orbs that (most) gardeners love so much!

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Bio-Live 5-4-2

Our best-selling fertilizer, it’s active microbes will give your plants a head start.

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Acid Mix 4-3-6

For acid-soil loving plants, this mix encourages lush flowers and fruits.

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All Purpose 4-6-2

Our original mix, it is the one-shot plan for a fruitful growing season.

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Vegan Mix 3-2-2

Designed for the vegan gardener, this mix will go throughout the season.

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