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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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42 Flowers You Can Eat

42 Flowers You Can Eat In a survival situation you have to think outside the box. Many of us don’t know that there is a treasure trove of food in gardens all around us. I found a good article that shows us 42 flowers you can actually eat. Flowers can be used on a daily …

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How To Build A Compost Tumbler Bucket

How To Build A Compost Tumbler Bucket This tutorial shows you how to build a compost tumbler bucket system for very little money. If you are lucky enough to have a garden, you need to have a compost tumbler, they are easy to make, cheap to build and can make compost very quickly. You can …

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