Grasshopper Organic Pest Control Solution - If you're having trouble with grasshoppers gobbling your grub in the garden, try the "Grasshopper Graveyard" strategy! It works for me every time on all sorts of plants grasshoppers eat including basil, mint, spinach, sorrel and chard. For more tips visit www.themicrogarde... | The Micro Gardener
Tomatoes need calcium to achieve their full flavor potential, and calcium is often greatly lacking in our soils. 95% of a dry eggshell is calcium carbonate. When planting your tomato plants crush up (to powder) about 4 or 5 egg shells and put them in the bottom of the hole. Then plant your tomato on top. They'll provide calcium and prevent blossom end rot. --- I'll make sure to use this for the spring
Pallet garden - I am so going to do this in the spring. I can start my seeds in the garage right in the pallet, and bring them outside when it is warm enough. I can also put them on top of other pallets to make raised beds! Yeah! no more paying someone to come till, no more weeding, digging, etc, and you have neat rows.
drill holes in your fence and stick in marbles!
Step by step: how to plant a spring garden