Graham Chiu
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For id questions: Why should I tell where in the world a plant is growing?
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If you're worried about people knowing where you live, don't use the internet! And of course, don't be like me and use a pseudonym instead. Giving a rough location ( no one really needs to know your ...

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How can I reword this question so it follows guidelines?
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Search http://wiwords.com/tag/fruit for something you like and ask if that's suitable. But is this a concrete rooftop still that you're talking about ? And even if it's concrete you can grow ...

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How come nobody from Japan?
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You could ask the same about China which contains nearly 1/4 of the world's population. Searching for China brings up zero hits. Yet, if you visit Chinese households they all seem to have ...

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Should users be able to hide questions (to themselves only)?
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On some sites such as stackoverflow itself where question numbers are overwhelming my default view is by tags. So you could create a view that shows only the tags you're interested in but that would ...

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40-minute time limit
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This limitation is present on the whole network for users with reputation less then 125 for the site in question. The Complete Rate-Limiting Guide

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How can we encourage users to include images?
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There should be an option to customize the gardening se so that you need to have xx number of points before you can post without an image. I think that should solve most of the problems with new ...

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Best practice for quoting an offline reference
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The policy also requests that you state the author(s) names as well. This is unrealistic when providing an embedded link, and hard to do when quoting from Wikipedia ( not that I do ) since there ...

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Question about plant DNA barcoding as citizen science project appropriate to this site?
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I suspect that in a general sense anything that requires detailed science based knowledge after the mid 20th century to explain is more suitable for biology and anything prior is suitable for ...

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Should SI units generally be added to US customary units?
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I use SI units at home but tend to post here in imperial measurements since the majority of participants here are familiar with that system. I think it's a translation issue, and as long as we post ...

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What is the best way to distinguish a question as the definitive answer to a common issue
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I question the premise of a definitive answer. Knowledge changes all the time, and what was true changes. Also it is not common to see accepted answers having incorrect statements, and other answers ...

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What's the best way to promote more high rep users?
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I think more should be done to retain high reputation users. In biological systems, things decay if not fed and watered. So, users need to start suffering erosion of their points unless they keep ...

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Are tree/log processing questions suitable for this site?
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This site is about growing things in a garden ( not farm ), and of landscaping. It's not usually about the processing of things that have been grown in a garden unless you're using those plants/trees/...

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