Category: Gardening

    14 Apr

    How to get Vegetable Seeds for Free


    Not sure if you have money for seeds this year?

    Do you have any seeds left from last year?

    Every year I end up with leftovers from the previous year, but what about the seeds that I couldn’t get a steep discount or ran out of? Check below the many ways I have found to save money on getting my seeds for FREE.

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    10 Methods to Prevent Pests from getting in YOUR Garden

    You just finished planting your seeds yesterday and already the squirrels have given themselves a banquet and anything left to sprout are nibbled down to the roots by the rabbits.  How can you keep the costs low, the deterrent natural and still manage to effectively get rid of the pests. Well I have scoured resources to find answers to this because we have a pretty nice rabbit and squirrel population in our neighborhood.  Here are the top 10 methods to prevent pests on a budget.

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    Very Fine Vine Vegetables (Part 2)


    Whew!! I cannot believe that you came back for more!  There is way to much information to take in about gardening and I thought that maybe your brain was on overload like mine always is. So you made it to the second section of Very Fine Vine Vegetables with only a little more to hear about those precious vines!
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    Perfect Perennial Picking

     

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    Picking your Perennials

     Till and toil; water and weed, every day time taken tending to tiny plants. As the days turn to weeks you suddenly see your perennials are once again thriving and arriving edible to eat. Looking closely at each of my top favorite 4 perennial plants let me ease your mind and help you unwind. Let us dig up the dirt on the most desired plans for perennial picking with each plant having its own specifications to know when you should be picking the plump and delectable plants.  Once you plant these you can have some great produce for plenty of years to come.

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    Preparing the Soil

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    I may not have a huge garden (10 ft x 20 ft), but all garden soil need tender loving care and attention. I would say there is 5 main points that we should consider in preparing the soil. Not taking any consideration into the fact that Minnesota has temporarily returned to a cold tundra, blechh!

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