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Build A 300 Square Foot Windproof Hoop House For Under $500

Build A 300 Square Foot Windproof Hoop House For Under $500 If you have a big enough garden the no brainer is to have a decent greenhouse so you can grow vegetables pretty much all year round. You can build smaller ones but they seem to be useless after a season or two. This design …

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Harvesting Your Own Seeds For The Next Growing Season

Harvesting Your Own Seeds For The Next Growing Season Being self reliant is a balancing act. Being able to harvest your own seeds is a big deal! No one person or group of people can truly produce absolutely everything they need to survive and thrive in this world. That is simply not how things work …

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A Guide to 20 Perennial Crops You Can Plant Once and Enjoy

A Guide to 20 Perennial Crops You Can Plant Once and Enjoy I found a great article that shows us 20 vegetables that you only need to plant once and they will keep coming back year after year. This is great info to know because if SHTF and you had these planted or at least …

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A Guide to Incompatible Garden Plants

A Guide to Incompatible Garden Plants Some garden plants are seemingly not very nice to each other. Some try to steal light and nutrients from their neighbors, who might very well be drawing harmful insects to their neighbors in kind. Harmony in the garden can be a delicate balance, and requires a good knowledge of …

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7 Reasons to Grow Amaranth

7 Reasons to Grow Amaranth At Home Amaranth is highly nutritious and very high source of protein. Amaranth is known as a high yield crop. This means that you get a lot of yield per plant so you actually don’t need to grow a lot of it to get a lot of crop. Amaranth is a …

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37 Awesome Landscaping Ideas To Make Your Garden The Best In Town

37 Awesome Landscaping Ideas To Make Your Garden The Best In Town Are you sick and tired of looking at the same old garden year after year? Do you want to have a little bit of paradise at your home? I have found 37 awesome ideas and projects that will make your garden the envy …

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The App That Identifies Plants From A Picture

The App That Identifies Plants From A Picture How many times have you seen a plant or a flower and are unsure of what it is? I know I have. In fact I normally get really mad at my self because by my age I thought I would know quite a lot of them. I found …

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78 Skills Everyone Should Know

78 Skills Everyone Should Know Survival is based largely on two things: a positive mental attitude and knowledge. With those two covered, you can make up for any lack of tools. Knowledge doesn’t break, wear out, and short of forgetting a thing or two, you generally can’t lose it. Now this list isn’t all about …

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6 Reasons Plants Love Cinnamon

6 Reasons Plants Love Cinnamon I never even knew that you could use cinnamon in your garden. After reading the reasons why plants love cinnamon I think I will stockpile the stuff. Cinnamon isn’t cheap but I found a great deal on it here. I can pretty much guarantee that while growing your seedlings you …

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101 Gardening Secrets Experts Never Tell You

101 Gardening Secrets Experts Never Tell You It’s time to plant your garden! In these uncertain times, planting your “Victory Garden” may be more important than ever. If you are on a low budget or just want to be more fugal then this article is for you too as it covers ways to save money …

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