Category Archive: Gardening

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Feb 25

How To Build A Frugal Strawberry Tower With A Water Reservoir

This step by step tutorial of how to build a frugal Strawberry tower with a water reservoir is a great way to vertically grow strawberries. The planter can also grow herbs, succulents, flowers, peppers, lettuce, and much more in a small amount space. Growing delicious juicy strawberries all season long is made simple with this …

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Feb 22

Build A Drip Irrigation Garden Watering System

This step by step tutorial of how to build a drip irrigation garden watering system from PVC pipes is an inexpensive do it yourself project that will reduce homestead gardening chores twice a day. This method of watering your garden is based upon the slow release of water into the soil. The water pressure from …

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Feb 22

How To Make Concrete Garden Stepping Stones

How to make concrete garden stepping stones in uniquely shaped designs for a fraction of the cost in a frugal do it yourself project. Gardening stepping stones can create a weather proof path keeping your shoes out of the mud and muck throughout the changing seasons. Each stepping stone is individually poured, cured and released …

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Feb 19

February Gardening To Do List Routine

Here is a February gardening to do list routine of what to plan, plant, prune, maintain, pest control,compost and even a few fun projects. Many homesteaders take gardening very seriously because they are growing a portion of their family’s food supply. The generous garden harvest is dehydrated, water bath canning, pressure canning, preserved in salt …

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Feb 19

Build a PVC Tube Vertical Strawberry Planter

This step by step tutorial of how to build a PVC tube vertical Strawberry planter is an inexpensive space saving way to grow on walls, fences, decks, patios, balconies, terraces or on the edges of gardens.  It has a built in integrated watering system that is either a geotextile wrapped soaker hose or a long …

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Feb 14

Start Sowing Your Seeds For Spring In Winter

By winter sowing your seeds you will be able to get an early start on your garden come spring. Most folks wait till a couple of weeks before time to put seedlings in the ground to sow their seeds indoors. Then they need to control light, temperature and then transplant the seedlings, if they survive …

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