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Kids and Gardening: Fertilizing Our Future

Kids and Gardening: Fertilizing Our Future - This engrained behavior is learned and it teaches your kids a lot more about life than just what to eat. This is a great author that explores the possibilities of saying yes and getting kids involved in your home garden.

Gardening is everything that you make it. Sure, in its essence you are simply going outside and putting some seeds in the ground. Maybe you water those seeds and get some food out of the process.  If you want gardening …

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The Best Frugal Gardening Ideas for Preppers

The Best Frugal Gardening Ideas on the Internet - This is a round-up of some of the best frugal gardening ideas on the internet to help you get started growing your own food no matter what your budget is.

Who is not out to save money? If we can do it just as well for less money, why wouldn’t we?  Well, that’s pretty much the idea when it comes to this article.  We have 5 unique methods for low-cost …

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Extreme Weather Gardening

Extreme Weather Gardening - Last year my garden was totaled by extreme weather. It was well into May and my plants were looking great. This is a reality that we all must plan and plant for.

Last year my garden was totaled by extreme weather. It was well into May and my plants were looking great. After one particularly rough storm, I returned from work to find that my entire neighborhood was covered in shredded leaves. …

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5 Things You Didn’t Want to Know About Gardening

5 Things You Didn't Want to Know About Gardening — No one mentions the darker stuff about gardening. Gardening has been romanticized by the media so badly that the reality is lost in the message. Gardening is a lot of work that will cause you to sweat, bleed, want to rip your hair out, and just torch the whole thing.

It’s not all sunflowers and watermelons. Sometimes things can get ugly in the garden. From the outside, it might look like a magic hobby. The truth is there are some hidden struggles when it comes to gardening. You will find …

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The Top 5 Myths about Organic Gardening

The Top 5 Myths about Organic Gardening — Growing your own garden is great in itself, you get fresh fruit and vegetables for your family, you save money plus the satisfaction of self-sufficiency. You might have been considering organic gardening for the additional health benefits, but there are some naysayers out there that make it seem like it is too difficult, time consuming, or just isn’t worth the work.

Growing your own garden is great in itself, you get fresh fruit and vegetables for your family, you save money plus the satisfaction of self-sufficiency. You might have been considering organic gardening for the additional health benefits, but there are …

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Greenhouse Gardening: Growing Vegetables Year-Round

Greenhouse Gardening: Growing Vegetables Year-Round - This article is a great one about growing vegetables all year long. It offers up just what it takes to make that happen. If you are thinking about going this route there will be a commitment.

We all hate to see those first signs of winter when things start to cool down. We know it won’t be long before the gardens we worked on all year will disappear and we will be stuck with empty beds …

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The Great Perennial Gardening Plan

Most people lament the growing of a garden large enough to create food for those who live in their home.

Most people lament the growing of a garden large enough to create food for those who live in their home. While a hobby garden can be fun, when you really start building a whole family garden, it can be tough …

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Gardening in Grow Bags

There seems to be an endless list of gardening methods out there. It can be a little dizzying when you really get into it.

There seems to be an endless list of gardening methods out there. It can be a little dizzying when you really get into it. lasagna gardening keyhole gardening raised bed gardening row crops hydroponics container gardening The list goes on… …

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Nontraditional Gardening Methods

Non Traditional Gardening Methods - How and where you grow food is going to be a big consideration during a SHTF scenario. Now is the time to explore a variety of gardening methods and food production methods.

Most of our gardens are shut down for the year. The cold weather is blowing in and it’s time to start padding up ourselves for the winter to come. Without much yard work to do, you might find that you …

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Attached Greenhouse: Building This Should Be Your Next Gardening Obsession

Attached Greenhouse: Building This Should Be Your Next Gardening Obsession - In this article we get a look at the attached greenhouse. This is a cost effective method of green housing because it can both you the structure of your home or shed as well as the heat from the home as well.

So many preppers and homesteaders dream of a greenhouse that can grow food all year long. For many it seems like a dream that is too far out of reach. That has a lot to do with the fact that …

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