Category Archive: Garden Beds

Feb 02

Double Run Chicken System Practiced In Victory Gardens

This is very interesting gardening system using your chickens. This was used during the time of victory gardens to maximize food production and take some of the strain off the country in the area of food production. They used the chickens to fertilize and till the ground on one side of the coops yard while …

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Jan 16

DIY Self Watering Gutter Garden System

     This is a really cool way to grow your garden vegetables, especially if you live where there is not a lot of rain fall. You can have yours above ground or use the hybrid method and have it underground. This is really nice for small space gardening. It is not going to work for …

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Dec 08

Make Your Own Potting Soil And Save

    If you do a lot of container gardening you probably already know that your soil needs to be light and fluffy and full of nutrients since the roots can’t go anywhere but in the container you have to supply what the plants need. They need to be able to work their way down through …

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Nov 13

Flip Top Greenhouse Covers for Raised Garden Bed

This step by step tutorial of how to make Flip Top Greenhouse Covers for Raised Garden Bed is an amazingly way to extend your gardens growing season with easy access. You can capture the sun energy to create a warm atmosphere for plants to grow in the fall, winter or spring. Did you know that …

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Nov 08

Choosing The Material To Build Your Raised Garden Beds

If you are getting ready to build raised garden beds to have them ready for spring planting or planning to wait till spring and then build them, this article may help you decide which material to use when building them. A lot of people use wood and there are a couple of woods that are …

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Jul 27

How To Start A Straw Bale Garden

If you have bad soil or would just like to garden the easy way, check out these tips for starting a straw bale garden. I really like this method of gardening because there is no digging or weeding. Tashavia shares how and explains why they decided to straw bale garden. For even more info on …

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