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Holy Oak
The majesty of the Oak has been recognized by many cultures. The Celts, the Germanic and Nordic tribes, and the ancient Greeks all attributed this tree to their main god. To them the Oak represented power, protection and durability. The fiery Oak has strong...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary O
Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Oak: Correspondences
Quercus alba Folk Names: Duir, Jove's Nuts, Juglans Gender: Masculine Planet: Sun Element: Fire Deity: Daga, Dianus, Jupiter, Thor, Zeus, Herne, Janus, Rhea, Cybele, Hecate, Pan, Erato Power: Protection, Health, Money, Healing, Potency, Fertility, Luck...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary O
Basics of Magick: The Use of Color in Magick
White | Silver | Grey | Pink | Red | Purple | Brown | Blue | Green | Yellow | Gold | Black In magick, colors represent certain energies, goals, people and non-physical beings, such as deities or spiritual forces. For this reason, you should include candles,...
Symbology >> Colorology
What is a Druid?
According to the New Age Dictionary a Druid is defined as "a member of Celtic priests, poets, healers, and judges in pre-Christian Britain, Ireland, and France." Too the best of our knowledge that is what the Druids were, which implies that they...
Religions >> Druidism
The Green Man
Who is this mysterious face in the leaves, commonly known as the Green Man? He is the personification of the spirit of nature itself in its vegetation form; the living heartbeat in every cell of a plant, shrub or tree, and the divine essence of the seasons....
Religion & Philosophy >> Deities & Heros
Celtic Gods and Heros: Celtic Gods of Mainland Europe
Speakers of Celtic languages once dominated a swath of Europe stretching from Spain to areas of modern-day Turkey. At various times in their heyday from 500 to 100 B.C., these Celtic peoples controlled what is now France, southern Germany, northern Italy,...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish

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Planting Oaks For Timber And Other Uses
Planting Oaks. For Timber and Other Uses.
Red oak trees growing in the open generally develop short, sturdy trunks with large branches that support wide, rounded crowns.
Growing Shiitake Mushrooms
to successfully growing shiitake.
Growing Shiitake Mushrooms in an Agroforestry Practice
The cultivation of shiitake mushrooms on solid cultivated outdoors on logs in a managed shade .
Site Preparation for Tree Planting in Agricultural Fields and
Site preparation for red oak plantation establishment on old field sites in southern . Indiana. In: Gottschalk, K.

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Tourists face tough time at Araku Valley
Government announced perks to farmers to encourage coffee and silver oak cultivation in the Agency areas. These perks dues are pending,” said Mr O. Baladev, who led the agitation.

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Quercus alba - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cultivation. The white oak makes an outstanding shade tree, with an exceptionally wide spread and almost never dropping limbs.
Planting Oaks For Timber And Other Uses
Planting Oaks. For Timber and Other Uses.
Acorns to Oaks: How to Grow Your Own Oak Trees
The best and fastest growing oaks are grown in place--starting exactly where they'll end up.
Red oak trees growing in the open generally develop short, sturdy trunks with large branches that support wide, rounded crowns.
There are the ideal conditions for the economic cultivation of the species. The cork oak trees preserve the regions' thin soils and scarce groundwater.

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