A very useful article and video with gardening tips and on how to grow healthy and productive tomato plants in your backyard garden. This guy says you can get up to 70lbs of tomatoes from one plants if you do it right.

Follow These 10 Steps to Get 50-80 Pounds of Tomatoes from Every Plant You Grow


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The "Cut Shell" Survival Life Hack


Tutorial on how to build a worm composting bin out of 2 Rubbermaid containers....worms for my garden soil

Build Your Own Worm Compost Bin - 10 Easy Steps


Pomegranate is one of the nicest fruit trees and perhaps the easiest to grow in pots because it has shallow root system when compared to other fruit trees. Learn How to Grow Pomegranate in Pots

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How to Build a Radio/Drone Jammer

How to Build a Radio/Drone Jammer


BACKWOODS SURVIVAL BLOG: The Meaning of Those Codes Used Over the Airwaves ...

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List of ideas for getting off the grid one baby step at a time.

Off the Grid LivingYou Make Energy.com | You Make Energy.com


Tesla announces that plans for house battery are complete! Store your solar and wind energy, live off the grid!

New Tesla battery could take your home off the grid


Thermoelectric Fan Powered by a Candle Better writeup than many. Looks good due to heatsink used. A Thermoelectric generator powered by a tealight. It started as an experiment of how much power I could get from one candle. But I liked the idea and it worked really well so I built this electric-mechanical ornament. I did not use a high temperature TEG-module, but instead a cheap TEC-module. That can still handle 200 degrees Celsius which is good enough.

Thermoelectric Fan Powered by a Candle


Survive Economic Depression with our Off Grid Living Products!

Survive Economic Depression with our Off Grid Living Products!


Homemade Solar Air Heater (Environmental Engineering): How to create and build a simple solar air heater and heat the air in a room.

Cold Room? Heat It Up with A Homemade Solar Air Heater


Free plans and pictures of PVC pipe projects. Garden projects and LOTS of other ideas. A must see!

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In case you're wondering what to plant in your garden next year, here is a cool chart with lots of companion planting tips! Too bad raspberries aren't on here, but they did really well this year with my tomatoes and cucumbers.

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46 Ideas for Building Your Chicken Coop - Mom with a Prep

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By pruning and staking zucchini, you can grow them in significantly less space, with no loss of productivity. Here’s how it works. - Plant a 4′ stake in the ground right next to your zucchini. It’s best to do this at the time you plant the seeds, so you don’t risk damaging the roots. - As the zucchini grows and produces fruit, cut off all leaves between the fruit and the ground. When it gets long enough, tie the vine to the stake.

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homemade deer repellent Ingredients: 4 tablespoons ground cayenne pepper 1 cup white vinegar 1/2 cup peeled garlic 1 cup clear ammonia 1 cup Murphy’s oil soap 1 bar Ivory hand soap (optional)

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Growing Fruit Trees in Containers. Master gardener Chris Dawson shares these tips for growing fruit trees in pots.

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Asian Lemon Chicken Tenders - A wonderful asian twist to your favorite chicken tenders, tossed in the most heavenly sweet, lemon glaze!

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How to make a rain barrel - check the laws in your area, rainbarrels are illegal in Colorado. No, they really are, unless you specifically own water rights, and if you don't know if you do or don't, it's a pretty sure bet that you don't!

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Tips for Growing Carrots with Kids includes a Printable Gardening Packet about Carrots from Amanda at The Educators' Spin On It

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Natural Weed Killer 1 gallon vinegar, 1/2 cup salt, dash of dish washing detergent (makes it stick to the weeds). Mix well, spray on weeds in the morning, rejoice in their death that evening. This works best on a sunny day.

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$500 value! Enter to Win: a 21- 1/2 quart All American Pressure Cooker/Canner, 6 dozen regular and 6 dozen wide mouth Tattler Reusable Canning Lids, and an At Home Canning For Beginners & Beyond DVD!

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Epsom Salt Garden Spray Use this great tip on your garden!

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That is so cool. Saves space and utilizes pallets at the same time. Would work well for strawberries too. Any vining plant would be great to get off the ground. vertical pallet gardening | south africa

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