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This is a cool idea to let kids watch the bean grow in a clear CD case! Wait...anyone have a CD case anymore?

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How to Grow 100 Pounds of Potatoes in 4 Square Feet

How to Grow 100 Pounds of Potatoes in 4 Square Feet. They're fairly low maintenance, can be grown in a pot or in the ground, last a fairly long time if stored properly, and can be very nutritious (high in potassium and vitamin C).

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How to Make Garden Markers by Painting Stones

After we planted our garden, I was contemplating how to mark our plants. I wanted garden markers to be simple, cheap and cute. Then I remembered: rocks!..

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How to Make Garden Markers by Painting Stones

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Whether you’re a seasoned or novice gardener, labeling your vegetables, fruits, flowers and herbs is not only practical and educational for children, but if done creatively, can also add character to your landscape. So instead of using typical wood markers on our organic garden this year I decided to create custom stones for each of our fruits and veggies.

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Whether you’re a seasoned or novice gardener, labeling your vegetables, fruits, flowers and herbs is not only practical and educational for children, but if done creatively, can also add character to your landscape. So instead of using typical wood markers on our organic garden this year I decided to create custom stones for each of our fruits and veggies.

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from Better Homes and Gardens

Kids' Gardening

Plants have best friends just like people do. Marigolds help tomatoes and roses grow better. Nasturtiums keep bugs away from squash and broccoli. Petunias protect beans from beetles and oregano chases them away from cucumbers. Geraniums keep Japanese beetles away from roses and corn. Chives make carrots sweeter, and basil makes tomatoes even tastier

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Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and nothing will grow there. I use baking soda in a 6" wide area around all of the edges of my flower beds to keep the grass and weeds from growing into my beds. Just sprinkle it onto the soil so that it covers it lightly. I usually have to do this twice a year - spring and fall.

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