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Bricks painted to look like books in the garden.

Keep this chart handy for your spring sowing!

dollar store hamper for veggie net, use over squashes & melons

DIY garden stakes - I used wooden shims instead of paint sticks. I had my Cub Scout pack decorate and label their own for a project!. It was lots of fun. Instead of using paint; they used colored pencils and crayons then we labled them with black permanent marker. - Good times!!!

Companion planting! Natural pest control! How you organize your garden means more than ease of reach and sunshine! It could equal more or fewer pests eating your crops! I think I may container grow some marigolds and squash together...

The L.I.S.T. this week: Using Lists to Plan your Own Garden featuring a printable Seed Starting Schedule

Organic Pest Control. Soapy water, oily water, hot pepper water, garlic water, & combination sprays.

TUTORIAL I made newspaper pots to sow them in and get them started. The pots are super easy to make, free, and earth friendly. And once your seedlings are old enough to move out on their own you just pop them into the ground -- paper pot and all.