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Old 04-07-2011, 06:19 PM   #21
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I don't want to shovel any more compost, so I'm going to leaf...

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Old 04-07-2011, 06:46 PM   #22
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is this why broccoli looks like trees?

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Old 04-07-2011, 07:08 PM   #23
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You know, we shouldn't turn our noses up at cellulose in our food. After all, the stuff doesn't grow on trees...

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Old 04-07-2011, 11:07 PM   #24
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I remember some high fibre bread, back in the mid '90s that was found to have actual sawdust as the increased fibre. o_O
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Old 04-08-2011, 09:40 AM   #25
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I searched around, and found some articles listing brands of bread using wood pulp from the 1970's and 1980's too.

Here is an article taken from the Emigrant's Handbook of 1848 on how to make bread from wood.
How to Make Bread out of Wood | eHow.com
I don't think I could get that hungry, 'knock on wood'
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Old 04-08-2011, 10:27 AM   #26
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OMG you guys kill me. I laughed so hard I have to sit down, I'm bushed!
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Old 04-08-2011, 10:41 AM   #27
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OAK-ay, that's why OLIVE this forum. TREE-mendous personalities, all of them.
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Old 05-24-2011, 12:02 AM   #28
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this was the perfect final thread to read before I head off to bed.

I think I'll go saw some logs of my own now. (Don't worry, I'll keep the dust out of your food.)

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