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12 Simple DIY Planter Box Plans You Can Start Making Now

When you want to add decorative plants to your household, diy planter boxes could be used effectively for that purpose. Making your own planter box …

Gardening

15 Creative and Stunning Water Features to Adorn Your Garden

Running water has a calming effect, doesn’t it? I’m not quite sure why we find that sound to be tranquil and relaxing, but I’m pretty sure that …

How To Grow Unlimited Amounts Of Blueberries In Your Backyard

Blueberries are not only delicious snack but they are also very healthy fruit too. Whether you eat them raw, squeezed in your juice, added to your …

20 Free DIY Raised Garden Bed Plans & Ideas You Can Build in a Day

​Planting on raised garden beds brings many benefits compared to planting on the ground. But the most crucial one is you can grow a garden even in a …

All Decked Out!

HandyMan and I have been dreaming of renovating the deck all summer. Maybe it was romantic visions of making french toast topped with strawberries in …

12 Vegetable Garden Plans & Layout Ideas That Will Inspire You

Are you ready to plant your garden, but are feeling a little unsure of how to lay it out?<p>Well, it seems everyone faces that dilemma each year. The …

Companion planting combinations

Companion planting – combining plants for the benefit of one or both of the companions – is an age-old gardening tradition.<p>Advertisement<p>Companion …

DIY: Newspaper Pots for Seed Starting/Cuttings

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Amazing Wooden wall decor ideas

How to build a raised vege garden

Instructions<p>If you want to grow the biggest, healthiest, fastest-growing veges, build yourself a raised vege garden. Because everything’s contained …

Square Foot Garden Planting Template

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C. DIFFERENT APPROACHES | THE MIRACLE OF GROWING FOOD SUSTAINABLY & REGENERATIVELY

<b>DIFFERENT BUT COMPLIMENTARY APPROACHES</b><p>Organic Gardening<br>• Biological Gardening & Farming<br>• Bio-dynamic Gardening & Farming<br>• Permaculture<br>• Forest …

Muscle up your potting mix

11 plant combos you should grow side-by-side

Nasturtium + Cucumber<p>'For me, companion planting is about bringing pollinators and beneficial insects to your garden to improve biodiversity,' says …

Has your dog been behaving oddly? A ready reckoner to understanding canine gestures

The United Negro Colleges Fund has as its motto: "The mind is a terrible thing to waste."<p>Even more terrible, I feel, is wasting the heart. The heart …

Solar-powered aquaponic greenhouses grow up to 880 lbs of produce each year

Fresh produce – ideally grown locally right in your backyard – is essential to a healthy diet, but with scores of people either lacking the space, …

If pulling weeds makes you want to pull your hair out, there’s a simple solution

The “O” word in gardening has long been “organic,” but this year it might be “occultation.” You might well ask what that means and what it has to do with the garden — or the occult.<p>The word “occult,” which can be used as a noun, an adjective or a verb, signifies something hidden, concealed from …

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Homemade Dusting Spray

<i>If you like this post, you should also check out Homemade Febreeze and Homemade Green Window Cleaner.</i><p>Wouldn’t it be great if everyone had the time …

How to edge flowerbeds like a pro! via Funky Junk Interiors

Once upon a time, my gardener brother showed me how to edge flowerbeds like a pro. And I’ve been doing it ever since.<p>Every so often I get asked how I …

Easy Steps To Square Foot Gardening Success

Square foot gardening is most often used for growing veggies, herbs and greens in a small space. It’s a simple concept that cuts down on gardening …

Gardening

How To Build A DIY Compost Bin + Free Plans & Cut List!

Shares 130.6K<p><i>NOTE: I originally published this post in 2014, but it has been so popular that I’m sharing it again! It’s now three years later and</i> …

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Gardening 101: New Zealand Flax

New Zealand Flax, <i>Phormium</i><p>If I were asked the question: “Kier, how many Phormiums have you planted in your landscaping career?” I’d answer (honestly): …

Getting out of Auto: Understanding Shutter Speed

What is Shutter Speed?<p>Compared to ISO and aperture, shutter speed is a relatively straightforward concept to understand. It's the period of time that …