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9 DIY Fire Pit Tutorials

9 DIY Fire Pit Tutorials I think I am right in saying every red bloodied male or female to that matter would love a fire pit in their garden. There is something primeval about fire that relaxes us humans and sit and stare into the flames for hours. Now the hotter days of summer are pretty …

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How To Build A Herb Spiral

How To Build A Herb Spiral I know spring is over and summer is winding down but herbs grow so quick you still have plenty of time to build a herb spiral and have wonderful fresh herbs for months to come. I found an article that shows you how to construct these simple herb gardens …

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Tips For Overwintering Container Plants

Tips For Overwintering Container Plants Summer is in it’s last few weeks. I hope you all have had a good one. If you are anything like me you have spent a small fortune on plants for your garden. Having containers filled with your favorite flowers is just a given these days, they are easy to …

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16 Essential Fall Garden Tasks

16 Essential Fall Garden Tasks Believe it or not folks, Fall is just a month away and that means some essential fall garden tasks need to be done now if you want to have a successful fall garden this year. I am going to be growing a fall vegetable garden this year. I am doing this …

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What Vegetables to Plant in September

What Vegetables to Plant in September | Sorted By Location I am pleased to bring you yet another “what to plant” article. You may have seen the other articles like this one earlier on in the year. They always do well because people don’t know you can grow this late in the year. I found …

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66 Fruits and Vegatables You Can Grow At Home In Containers Without A Garden

66 Fruits and Vegatables You Can Grow At Home In Containers Without A Garden We are not all blessed to have a garden we can use to grow our veggies in. Some of us rent houses where the landlord doesn’t allow any modification to the garden or you live in an apartment and there is …

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70+ Preparedness Gardening Projects

70+ Preparedness Gardening Projects Gardening has and always will be an important preparedness tool in aiding us towards self sufficiency and survival. With out it we wouldn’t last log in a SHTF situation. Having food stockpiled is great and will keep you fed but what would you do if the emergency you were in didn’t …

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How To Make Pineapple Weed Tea

How To Make Pineapple Weed Tea If you are like me you may not have even heard of pineapple weed. It is mostly found in the western parts of the US but it still grows in the east. Pineapple weed likes to grow in poor soil, that’s why it favors the western US. I have …

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How To Print Pictures On Wood

How To Print Pictures On Wood I think this is my next project. I have seen other tutorials on how to print pictures and writing onto wood but this article beats them all hands down. The article shows you exactly how to put your pictures onto any piece of wood you want. I personally would …

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Soilless Homestead Gardening Using Hydroponics

Soilless Homestead Gardening Using Hydroponics Hydroponics is a fast growing way of gardening,  Hydroponicsis a subset of hydroculture and is a method of growing plants using mineral nutrient solutions, in water, without soil. I live in Nebraska and the soil here in Lincoln is black clay and it sucks to grow in. Hydroponics would be great …

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