Old broken bike wheels make great (and eye-catching) trellises for climbing plants.
'Scarlet Emperor' Beans with Lavender
Growing peppers. Peppers hate nitrogen/commercial fertilizer. Wait until plants flower before fertilizing. Then spray leaves with 1 tsp of Epsom salt to 1qt of water (peppers need Magnesium to set fruit). Peppers also enjoy small amounts of potassium (wood ashes).
Worm Tower - Drill lots of holes in a pvc pipe. Bury all but 6 inches in garden. Place kitchen scraps in the hole. Worms will come in and eat and then transfer the goodies throughout the garden.
companion planting bed 1
Building a strong walk through trellis for squash and cukes. This is a great way to grow squash/cukes. It reduces pest & fungal problems, makes picking easier & allows you to grow more in less space. Cattle panels nailed to raised beds - couldn't be easier!
Vegetable garden plans for raised beds.