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Category Archives: Gardening

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Grow Your Own Potatoes in Containers at Home

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What’s Growing in the Garden – May 2018

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Compost, because a rind is a terrible thing to waste

So what’s the scoop on composting?  Glad you asked! Compost is a great way for home gardeners to add nutrients back into the soil.  It also keeps what you compost out of landfills where it […]

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Monday Morning, what to do first?

As the title suggests, it’s Monday morning, the bane of every 9 to 5’er’s existence.  The day the work week begins and life ends.  Well, living life, instead of being under the bootheel of Big […]

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April 2018 Walkabout of the Garden

It’s that time, our monthly video update of the garden. So much more green!  A lot has changed, new plants, lots of sprouting, and chickens! We’ve added about 20 large pots to the gardening area, […]

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Got a Vampire problem? Want to learn how to grow garlic?

Growing garlic at home is not only a surprisingly fun and inexpensive way to have a nearly endless supply of garlic available to you but also a way to have more control of the quality […]

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How to properly harvest and trim your herbs.

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Derica talks Dirty… err… dirt, yep, she talks about dirt for your garden!

It’s just dirt, right? Well yes, and no.  You see plants need many things that “just dirt” may not be able to provide.  Growing seeds have different requirements than mature plants.  Different mature plants even […]

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New Stuff in the Garden!

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A walkabout of our Garden: Introduction to City Steading

 Walkabout in the Garden Join Brian as he takes a walk around our City Steading backyard, showing our new raised planting beds, and some of the plants we have growing. Thanks for watching!