Category Archive: Gardening

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Apr 17

Simple Way To Keep Birds Off Your Fruit Trees

Simple Way To Keep Birds Off Your Fruit Trees This simple way to keep birds off your fruits so they will not eat your fruit harvest is a frugal option that works.  A great homestead has an orchard of fruit and nut trees incorporated into it to supply a portion of homesteading family’s food supply …

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Apr 17

How to divide hostas

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Its early spring and now is the time to divide your hostas. Dividing hostas will allow you to increase your plants for free and the hostas will be happier if they are not over crowded. According to this article and tutorial you should divide your hostas every three to four years. Yay for free plants. …

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Apr 17

DIY Gardening Station Project

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If you like to garden why not create this awesome gardening station to work in. A coat rack holds your long handled tools while a peg board holds handheld tools and a work light. The table has a whole cut in it directly over the trash can to make clean up easier and with the …

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Apr 16

Lasagna Layers No Dig Gardening Method

Lasagna Layers No Dig Gardening Method Lasagna layers is a no dig sustainable method of gardening that uses layers of different organic mulching materials to create healthy nourishing soil to grow a thriving fruits, vegetables, herbs and flowers.  No tilling, no digging lasagna gardening method  is helpful for gardeners with physical limitations.   Organic Materials …

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Apr 15

How To Start Sweet Potato Slips To Be Planted In The Garden

How To Start Sweet Potato Slips To Be Planted In The Garden This step by step tutorial of how to start sweet potato slips to later be planted in the garden is a great way to get a head start and give your sweet potato a stronger chance of thriving.

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Apr 14

Best Type Of Cucumber For Making Brined Pickles?

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If you are planning to grow your cucumbers to make pickles with this summer and are not sure which cukes make the best pickles or if your have ever made pickles that turned out mushy or just not right check out this article to learn which type of cucumber actually make the best pickles. SBCanning …

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Apr 13

Homemade Garden Green Branch Twig Obelisk Gardening Project

Homemade Garden Green Branch Twig Obelisk Gardening Project This step by step tutorial of how to make a homemade garden green branch twig obelisk gardening project is a frugal as well as natural support for growing fruits and vegetables. Using green branch twigs is a renewable resource that can be found in your own neighborhood …

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