Market Gardening: How to Make a Living on 1.5 Acres - Organic Gardening - MOTHER EARTH NEWS

Market Gardening: How to Make a Living on 1.5 Acres - Organic Gardening - MOTHER EARTH NEWS

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Cold frames offer a simple way to protect plants from frost, but take care to vent these season extension devices to avoid overheating your plants on sunny days.

Cold frames offer a simple way to protect plants from frost, but take care to vent these season extension devices to avoid overheating your plants on sunny days.

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Compost bins don't have to be unsightly or difficult to build. Try these DIY compost in plans for a structure that looks great while it produces compost for your garden.

Compost bins don't have to be unsightly or difficult to build. Try these DIY compost in plans for a structure that looks great while it produces compost for your garden.

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"8 Steps for Making Better Garden Soil"  Use these organic and natural methods to make healthy garden soil from common dirt. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS

"8 Steps for Making Better Garden Soil" Use these organic and natural methods to make healthy garden soil from common dirt. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS

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Growing horseradish is possible in a wide range of climates because they are such tough, persistent plants. Horseradish roots are harvested from fall through winter, providing plenty of warmth to winter meals. This guide includes descriptions of the types of horseradish and tips for growing this flavor-packed root crop in your organic garden. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine.

Growing horseradish is possible in a wide range of climates because they are such tough, persistent plants. Horseradish roots are harvested from fall through winter, providing plenty of warmth to winter meals. This guide includes descriptions of the types of horseradish and tips for growing this flavor-packed root crop in your organic garden. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine.

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"Seed Starting: Easy Setups for Home Gardeners" From MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine
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"Small-Greenhouse Plans for Winter Growing" Forget simply stretching the season by a matter of weeks. Our innovative small-greenhouse plans take solar gain to the nth degree, with a design that’s optimized for winter growing. We’ll show you how to build a greenhouse that’s free-standing and features low-cost glazing and a simple foundation. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS Magazine

"Small-Greenhouse Plans for Winter Growing" Forget simply stretching the season by a matter of weeks. Our innovative small-greenhouse plans take solar gain to the nth degree, with a design that’s optimized for winter growing. We’ll show you how to build a greenhouse that’s free-standing and features low-cost glazing and a simple foundation. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS Magazine

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How to grow Garlic (and why you should). Garlic is easy to grow, is indispensable to a wide range of cuisines, and discourages pests and diseases. All in all, it could be the most important plant in your garden. During its early stages of growth, garlic needs cool temperatures and is not harmed by frost or light freezing, but it requires plenty of sun later for good bulb development.

How to grow Garlic (and why you should). Garlic is easy to grow, is indispensable to a wide range of cuisines, and discourages pests and diseases. All in all, it could be the most important plant in your garden. During its early stages of growth, garlic needs cool temperatures and is not harmed by frost or light freezing, but it requires plenty of sun later for good bulb development.

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