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Lughnasadh (pronounced Loo-nas-ah), August 1st, is the first harvest festival in the Celtic and Neo-Pagan Year. Like all Celtic Fire Festivals, it begins on the eve of the actual day. Although it later became known as Christian Lammas, it still survives in...
Holidays >> Lammas
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 2
WORKING TO LIVE RATHER THAN LIVING TO WORK Before the dawn of recorded history, a major period of transition occurred. Nomadic hunter-gatherer clans transformed themselves into larger communities who farmed the land. This they did by planting their own...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
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
Sokar, probably an earth and fertility god in early times. Later he developed into a mortuary deity, his cult center being near the necropolis of Mennefer (Memphis). He was depicted as a falcon headed human, showing his association to the king, and in the...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Angelica: The Herb of Angels
Angelica, from seed your beauty weaves, Strong stems and healing leaves. I ask your blessings to bestow, As I nurse and watch you grow. From morning's dew through afternoon, To ray of stars and midnight's moon. Michael comes upon this day, To watch you grow...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary A
Hypnosis, volition, and mind control.
5.1. Is the hypnotist in control of me? The exact nature of what we experience as 'will' or volition is anage-old philosophical problem that has yet to be resolved by brain scientistsor psychologists. Some aspects of hypnotic responding point out weaknesses...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Chamomile: The Healer
Chamomile is one of the oldest favorites amongst garden herbs and its reputation as a medicinal plant shows little signs of abatement. The Egyptians reverenced it for its virtues, and from their belief in its power to cure ague, dedicated it to their gods. No...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary C

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4.1.1 Traditional saffron cultivation.
involved in the promotion of saffron cultivation by Afghan farmers.
Success Story Saffron Enterprise-Hirat Province Established
world's most exclusive spice, saffron has the potential to replace some of the income generated through illegal opium cultivation.
Growing saffron - the world's most expensive spice
Saffron grows well in areas that have cold winters and warm dry summers. Crop & Food Research [BROAD sheet]Number 20 August 2003.

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Govt to spend over Rs 3 cr to boost saffron produce in Jammu
An amount of Rs 3.
Saffron park with harvesting, processing, testing facilities in J&K soon
The decision of assigning this task to NHB was then taken, after considering the hurdles faced by them and reports that several farmers abandoned the saffron cultivation, due to problems.
Rs 3.22 crore to boost saffron cultivation:To give a boost to saffron cultivation in Jammu division, the government has decided to utilise Rs 3.
50 years of Peace Corps service gives volunteers insights into many cultures
His main project was introducing saffron cultivation to the local community. The indigenous people needed diversification of their crops as they only grew olives, and the addition of saffron would provide further income.

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Saffron - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Saffron is a spice derived from the flower of the saffron crocus (Crocus sativus). Crocus is a genus in the family Iridaceae. A C.
The cultivation of saffron needs an extreme climate; hot and dry weather in summer and cold in winter.
Cultivation - Royal Saffron
Cultivation of saffron. About 150000 flowers for one kilogram of saffron.
Saffron crocus flower: crocus bulbs, growing saffron bulbs, saffron
Jun 5, 2010 Spain is the leader in saffron cultivation. The cheapest saffron comes from India or Iran. There is also saffron from Italy, Greece, Turkey.
Saffron cultivation - SAFFRON PROJECT
This section is destinated to those persons who are interested in planting saffron, in small or large scale.

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