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How To Stop Invasive Plants From Taking Over Your Garden

How To Stop Invasive Plants From Taking Over Your Garden — If you love lilies and black-eyed Susans, but hate the way they're taking over your garden and choking out other plants, here's what you can do: Many plants multiply by dropping seeds and by sending out roots that establish new plants.

The eradication of native plants has caused all kinds of problems. These are world problems that man cannot simply find a way to solve.  However, on a micro scale, there are some plants that need to be dealt with in …

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How To Build And Why You Need A Ladybug Garden

How To Build And Why You Need A Ladybug Garden — I am glad I am sharing this with you today, I plan on starting my survival garden this spring and the one thing I have read about gardening is if you are not careful and do not use pesticides you can get a case of aphids and they can ruin your crops.

Why are so many people running to their backyards for food? The store shelves are stocked to the brim with organic produce. Still, that moniker isn’t enough to keep people comfortable. Instead, more and more people are growing their own …

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AZOMITE Trace Minerals for Better Garden Soil

The first time you hear about a person buying or using "rock dust" it's very confusing.

The first time you hear about a person buying or using “rock dust” it’s very confusing. In fact, it sounds like snake oil. There is no way someone could be tricked into buying a 40lb back of powdered rocks.  The …

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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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How Much Should You Plant In Your Garden To Provide A Year’s Worth Of Food?

How Much Should You Plant In Your Garden To Provide A Year’s Worth Of Food? — Not long ago, people had to think about how much to grow for the year. They had to plan ahead, save seeds, plant enough for their family and preserve enough to survive over the winter months!

We have to open this up with a few caveats. not the least of which is the fact that you are going to supplement your diet with meat and carbs like rice. So, 100% of your diet is not going …

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Three Tips to Get Spring Started Right

There may be nothing quite like the potential of a new spring. When the first green shoots begin to come from the ground and the trees its dazzling.

There may be nothing quite like the potential of a new spring. When the first green shoots begin to come from the ground and the trees its dazzling. The monotone colors of the winter season are forced out by the  …

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DIY Solar Heated Garden Bed

DIY Solar Heated Garden Bed. The great thing about this project is it can be made to suit any garden... so you can make it as bug or as small as you like

The sooner you can heat the garden soil the faster your plants are going to grow. That moment when seedlings sprout and before they become strong plants is a tough time. The quicker you can get out of that the …

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How About an Aquaculture System?

The thing about DIY projects is once you have tackled enough of them they get a lot less intimidating. You get used to the learning curve and you get used to that aha moment when things fall into place.

The thing about DIY projects is once you have tackled enough of them they get a lot less intimidating. You get used to the learning curve and you get used to that aha moment when things fall into place. However, …

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How to Build a 50 Dollar Greenhouse

How to Build a 50 Dollar Greenhouse — See how to build this fantastic greenhouse for around 50 bucks or less if you can use your head!

Growing food is critical to any version of prepping plans. You know, it is a limited part of your food supply because of the four seasons but, you can affect that. One of the best ways to affect that is …

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How To Get Rid Of Ticks In Your Garden

How To Get Rid Of Ticks In Your Garden -  I found this article I am sharing with you today! It is a great resource for the prevention of tick infestation and has some of the greatest tips I could find on the net.

Ticks are becoming a bigger problem the more we are learning about Lyme’s disease and how nasty it can be. We are dealing with growing tick populations near human beings. That is not the fault of ticks or the deer …

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