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Garden Planting Calendar: See When To Exactly Start Your Crops

Garden Planting Calendar: See When To Exactly Start Your Crops I am not an expert gardener by any means and I don’t claim to be either. I have only really been growing my food for a little over 3 years and for two of those years I failed miserably. The first year I planted my …

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7 Survival Crops You Can Grow Without Irrigation

7 Survival Crops You Can Grow Without Irrigation 7 Survival Crops You Can Grow Without Irrigation and grow your own survival crops when needed with out the worry of irrigation. I am going to be growing these crops this year too. I am so glad I found this great article to share with you all! …

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How to Build A Hoop Greenhouse From 3 Items

How To Build A Hoop Greenhouse From 3 Items You may love the thought of having your own greenhouse in your backyard, but you just don’t have the time or the money to get it done. Well, wiki-how  shows you that it doesn’t have to cost a fortune, nor take a lot of time, to get …

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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 ways …

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How To Build a Barn Greenhouse

How To Build a Barn Greenhouse One of my favorite websites to get FREE plans and ideas from is ana-white.com her plans are just detailed and really easy to follow. I espesially like this barn greenhouse project because it looks so different from your regular boring greenhouses. Before you know it spring will be upon us …

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How To Build a Gravity-Based PVC Aquaponic Garden

How To Build a Gravity-Based PVC Aquaponic Garden Aquaponics, is a food production system that combines conventional aquaculture (raising aquatic animals such as snails, fish, crayfish or prawns in tanks) with hydroponics (cultivating plants in water) in a symbiotic environment. In normal aquaculture, excretions from the animals being raised can accumulate in the water, increasing …

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How To Build A Drip Irrigation System For Under $100

How To Build A Drip Irrigation System For Under $100 A drip irrigation system can save you time, money and conserve water. This drip irrigation system can be turned on and left to do its job without you having to stand over it to monitor its progress. Using water wisely with a drip irrigation system …

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10 Raised Bed Garden Ideas

10 Raised Bed Garden Ideas A raised bed is well-suited to novices picking up a shovel for the first time. This is actually how I started my garden way back in the day and loved every second of building and maintaining them over the years. Bad dirt is out, because you fill a raised bed with …

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How To Grow Cucamelons

How To Grow Cucamelons If you like the taste of cucumbers, cucamelons will be your new favorite snack you can grow right at home. Cucamelons are grape-sized watermelons that taste exactly like cucumbers but with a hint of lime. I tried some of these 3 years ago and loved them. After I tried them I …

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51 Cheap Backyard DIYs That Are Borderline Genius

51 Cheap Backyard DIYs That Are Borderline Genius I love my backyard. It may be small, it may be narrow and not very wide but I love spending every second I can out there! I know I am pretty limited as to what I can do to it so I have to be very careful …

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