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Potatoes in a Sack - Yields are higher and it saves space in the garden for other things!

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Good list of plants to grow in pots; the number of plants per pot & what size pot.... Patio or Balcony Gardening

Get Your Hands Dirty: Patio or Balcony Gardening

How to upcycle Cheap Flower Pots

Storing Jar Rings.... I need this, mine are just wayyyy out of control!

Hickery Holler Farm: Storing Jar Rings

Line flowerpots and planters with coffee filters to stop soil from falling through the drainage hole.

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Indoor herb garden

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Freezing Cherry Tomatoes - Top 8 Most Popular Ways to Preserve Tomatoes for Winter

Top 8 Most Popular Ways to Preserve Tomatoes for Winter - DIY & Crafts

How to root plant clippings

How to Root Plant Clippings - Pretty Handy Girl

tip for growing squash ~ plant seeds around the pot ... water in the pot for deep root watering through the holes

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Everything you need to do in your garden and when you need to do it - genius! #homesfornature

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Homestead Honey | Naturally Fermented Sauerkraut and Pickles |

Naturally Fermented Sauerkraut and Pickles - Homestead Honey

Free worksheets for planning a vegetable garden. Layouts for a raised bed, square foot, or traditional backyard garden.

Designing Your Own Vegetable Garden Layout

square foot garden plan

Raised Bed Vegetable Garden Layout Ideas

Limited space? How about Square foot gardening?!This plan resembles an 8ft by 6ft garden, each number in the square is about how many of that particular plant will fit in that square foot. Also a great idea for those experimenting with different or new varieties to their area, instead of wasting valuable garden space on something new, try a square foot garden with unusual choices to determine what thrives for the following season! From Backyard Gardener.

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Best garden site ever! Choose from pre-planned gardens or design your own. Helps you figure out what to plant where, how close, when, and even gives growing tips.


Vegetable garden plans for raised beds. Loooove the Lettuce and onion companion planting is brilliant!

2013 Vegetable Garden Plan | Hip Chick Digs

Canning Zucchini! Simple to do with your extras and saves valuable freezer space. Perfect!

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Pickled Dilly Beans with Garlic and Cayenne Pepper - this easy vinegar pickle will allow you to can green beans without a pressure canner.

Pickled Dilly Beans

Putting up Green Beans for Winter - Freezing: boil water blanch, 2 min cool water after blanch, completely dry- freeze.

Putting up Green Beans for Winter - Heavenly Homemakers

Quick Pickled Beans! The perfect snack for the person who likes the pickle almost as much as the sandwich it came beside.

Easy Vegetarian Recipe - Quick Pickled Beans

Gnowfglins | How to Pressure Can Green Beans (Raw Pack Method) | I'm all for saving time in the kitchen! No woman ever said, "I have way too much time on my hands these days." But in the interest of saving time, we can't sacrifice food safety. I consider some quick canning methods to be unsafe. Not the raw pack method, though -- it's both safe and time-saving. A win-win! | #prepbloggers #foodstorage #methods

How to Pressure Can Green Beans (Raw Pack Method)

Canning Green Beans, Step by step instructions for home canning using a pressure canner, hot or cold pack.

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Pickled beets recipe: We have beets in our garden. Now I have to figure out what to do with them.

Pickled Beets -

Pickled Beets from My bosses wife gave me this recipe that used to belong to her mother. They are wonderful and easy to make. For my first canning experience she had fresh beets and leftover liquid so she sent me home with them, the recipe, her canner and jarss. I have been canning ever since. (Regarding Pressure canners: I dont have a pressure canner however I checked one of my canning guides and it stated to process pints of pickled beets at 10 lbs for 10 minutes. Thats...

Pickled Beets Recipe - - 31560

Make your own canning & pickling salt. It's ridiculously easy!

How to Make Your Own Canning & Pickling Salt - Mom with a PREP

Powdery Mildew: mixing one part milk to nine parts water to spray on the leaves of the plant effectively got rid of the disease.

The Hippy Homemaker: Milk, A Garden Miracle Against Powdery Mildew


Gardening Tips and Tricks

Cuttings and Grafting: How you go about making new plants from old.

Gardening - Better Homes and Gardens - Yahoo!7

How to grow peaches from seed

Florida Survival Gardening

When to Plant? Keep this chart handy! Im sure this can vary a little based on what Zone you're in

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growing potatoes

Potato harvest! - Raised Urban Gardens

DIY Home Made Hummingbird Nectar#/1667164/diy-home-made-hummingbird-nectar?&_suid=137169699260501840753828920068

Outdoors/Gardening :: Kimberly Barney's clipboard on Hometalk

making seed tapes for lettuce and carrots- perfectly spacing the seeds so you don't have to thin later!

Spring Gifts: How to Make Seed Tape Strips

When you have mice in the home, it's crucial to figure out a way to get rid of them as quickly as possible. If you have peppermint Altoids on hand, you can forget the trip to your local pest control store, and instead use the peppermint Altoids as a natural mouse repellent. The little rodents cannot stand the scent of peppermint, and will go...

How to Get Rid of Mice With Peppermint Altoids | eHow

How to Grow Morels at Home: We did it

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How to Grow Cherries - The Homestead Garden

Cuttings and Grafting: How you go about making new plants from old.

Cuttings and Grafting

Food that re-grows

Food That Magically Regrows Itself from Kitchen Scraps

a regrow lettuce how to

Simple Ideas That Are Borderline Genius - 32 Pics

Guide to Growing Lettuces

Guide to Growing Lettuces

Cut-and-Come-Again Lettuce - varieties of lettuce you can cut, and that will grow back (like grass)

Cut-and-Come-Again Lettuce Sampler

Growing Tips - Kale

Growing Kale - Bonnie Plants

Harvest the outer leaves of lettuce plants first. Excellent gardening website with garden help, tips, recipes, and herb/vegetable/flower problem solving.

Growing Lettuce - Bonnie Plants

Learn when and how to harvest and store seeds from your own garden to plant for the following year.

Seed Saving 101 - Infinity Lawn & Garden

Mosaic Tile Birdbath using Recycled DVDs. I think this would be cool for my kit hen table (get rid of the nasty old blue tiles)

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Raised Beds inside the look of this!!! And the Dogs would stay out of the flowers when they are running!

How to Build a Raised Bed

Raspberry trellis using hog fencing. LENARD THIS IS WHAT I WANTED FOR THE BLACKBERRIES !!!!!!!

Raspberry supports @ its-a-green-life

Butterfly Eggs good to know...

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**Growing Oyster Mushrooms in a bucket- really smart!

Growing Oyster Mushrooms in a Bucket

How to Grow Mushrooms

How to Grow Mushrooms