Ajith Perera

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Build a DIY garden you can bring on the road

You can take it with you on your adventures<p>There’s nothing quite like putting down roots and tending a garden. But what happens if you don’t have a backyard? Or you’re suddenly uprooted? Or you decide to go on a road trip and can’t get anyone to watch your plants?<p>Just whip up a portable container …

University of Maryland

Plant Nutrient Deficiency Leaf Illustrations and Charts Reference Guide

This post contains multiple images of leaves, as well as charts which may help you diagnose nutrient deficiencies.<p>For the farmer or gardener, it is …

Meet the Cycloid Drawing Machine that Creates Awesome Complex Designs

A simple definition of a cycloid : It is the curve traced by a point on the rim of a circular wheel as the wheel rolls along a straight line without …

Birdhouses and Bird Baths from OPOSSUM design

Now that Spring has sprung and the weather is warming up, you can’t beat spending time outside and there’s nothing better than to watch the birds. …

Birds

How to Learn Anything Online, Including Programming

<i>I can code anywhere, home, hotel, airport or a restaurant in Bali, like in the picture above.</i><p>I believe that education is the most powerful force in the world. To be exact, self-education. It doesn't matter if you are in a university or studying in a library, it's self-education. If you want to …

Krishnan House / Khosla Associates

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The 16,000 sft site of the Krishnan house had several existing and mature trees and we envisioned a …

My Tiny Earthbag House

that I built, so I could follow my dream of writingI built my own earthbag home in Turkey, and now run The Mud website for earthbag and sustainable …

Tiny House Movement

Vermicomposting How To & Benefits of Worm Composting

Yes, I really do have tens of thousands of worms in my kitchen. And no, I’m not trying to get rid of them. That’s because I’m a die-hard fan of …

Top Organic Garden Fertilizers You Can Make

I don’t like the idea of adding chemicals to our environment, whenever it can be helped. And let’s be honest… If you are growing your own veggies, …

Grow your own fruit and veg indoors in even the smallest spaces with Bulbo

Are you a would-be gardener with no outdoor space? Or do you dream of self-sufficiency in a compact city apartment? Then Bulbo could offer you the …

Gardening

Aquaponic Gardening: A Step by Step Guide to Growing Fish & Vegetables Together

With the growing demand for organic food production, more and more people are looking at sustainable models that will produce a high yield without …

Aquaponics

Designing the Vegetable Garden: How to Make a Garden Map

The first step in starting a vegetable garden, or any garden really, is to write out a plan. The plan can be anything from a few Post It notes on a …

Vegetable Gardens

Planning Your Vegetable Garden

Good planning is essential to a successful vegetable garden. Vegetables have specific requirements, and you must choose your site carefully to ensure a bountiful harvest. Here are the basics you need to consider before you select your seeds. ( at her home in Bedford, New York, is at left.)

Vegetable Gardens

7 Best Gardening Apps to Make Your Yard Greener Than Ever

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Three out of four Americans garden, according to the National Garden Association (NGA),1 and if you live in the US, spring has sprung. …

11 Vital Books for First-Time Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>From 2011 to 2013, I read 197 books. I read about history, physics, science, health, world travel, space exploration, the ocean, fitness and mathematics. I read bestsellers, classics and unknown authors. However, the underlying foundation …

15 Gorgeous Examples of Gem Encrusted Jewelry

Lately, we've seen the rise of modern gem encrusted jewelry. Russian-born, London-based international jewellery reporter Katerina Perez founded her own, dedicated jewelry blog back in 2013 to help celebrate the world's most exuisite and extraordinary jewels. She's a pro at finding what trends are …

Jewelry

How the Cloud Can Transform Your Small Business

Receipts shoved into shoeboxes. Unreadable desk calendars stained with coffee rings. An inbox bursting with hundreds of unread emails…<p>Sometimes, …

How to grow potatoes you can harvest from summer to fall

Mounding and hilling are the time-tested ways of growing spuds. But if you’re only going to be growing a few, or if you love “new” summer potatoes, …

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Housekeeping

How To Turn Your Backyard into a Four-Season Farm

According to Jack Algiere, the Vegetable Farm Manager at Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture, turning your garden into a four-season farm is …

The Simple Vegetable Gardening Cheat Sheet: All You Need to Know

With Spring coming through, it’s time to start planning for that beautiful organic garden. Let’s face it; one great way to avoid the threat of …

Gardening

Information About Using Epsom Salts For Plants

By Nikki Tilley<br>(Author of The Bulb-o-licious Garden)<p>Using Epsom salt in gardening is not a new concept. This “best kept secret” has been around for …

Aspirin Water Helps Plants

<b>FEATURE ARTICLE:</b> <b><br>Tom Hanks' "Power of Four" solution</b> <b><br>More good stuff:</b><p><b>Search</b> Marion's articles, tips and recipes <br>Why grow organic?<p>News and press …

How to Get Wifi From 4 KM or 2.5 Miles Away!!! UPDATED FOR FASTER SPEEDS!!!!

Introduction: How to Get Wifi From 4 KM or 2.5 Miles Away!!! UPDATED FOR FASTER SPEEDS!!!!<p>About: Upcycle Unlimited is dedicated to the research and …

Wi-Fi

Castle Rock House by Herbst Architects

Established in 2000 by Lance and Nicola Herbst, their namesake practice, Herbst Architects, has<p>Established in 2000 by Lance and Nicola Herbst, their …

Architecture