If your backyard has a drainage problem that causes runoff and erosion, capitalize on the problem and turn the area into a water feature: www.bhg.com/...
Tomato plants flourish in straw bales, and no weeds or weeding! Check out the straw-bale gardening movement that has become one of this summer's hottest gardening trends. (AP Photo/Cool Springs Press, Tracy Walsh/Poser Design)
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