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Grow These Veggies to Save Money

Vegetable gardening brings you all kinds of benefits – reducing your carbon footprint and your consumption of pesticides, providing an opportunity to get healthy exercise outdoors, and supplying yo…

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Prepping Your Soil to Transplant Tomatoes

By Jordan Laio, Hometalk.com Tomatoes are members of the nightshade family and, being natives of the South America, generally like conditions hot and dry. If you live in a warmer climate, you m…

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10 Tips for Harvesting Your Kitchen Garden

by Jordan Laio, Networx I recently asked my father, an avid home gardener, for some advice for the fall harvest season. He responded, “Just harvest your crops.” It's nice that he can distill …

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Kids Can Be Gardeners Too (2 videos)

Digging in at Yale's Sustainable Garden Yale is one of many colleges that are now operating an organic vegetable garden. The garden has 300 varieties of plants, and is staffed by student volunt…

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Planting & Harvesting Warm Weather Vegetables (2 videos)

Now that the weather is warm it may be too late to plant some vegetables, but it is a great time for warmth-loving vegetables. And your nursery may be selling them at half price this late into the…

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How to Grow Your Own Organic Vegetable Garden (video)

This video shows you how, in a space of only 4 x 10 feet, you can easily have your own backyard vegetable garden. You don’t even need to dig. You just lay several layers of mulch (leaves, grass clip…

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