4 steps to a potato harvest
Learn how to build a root cellar from recycled materials and store your fall produce longer!
Star supports for tomato plants
great way to reuse an old rake
Easy homemade garden / plant markers using stones. Longer lasting, re-useable, and adds pops of color to your garden!
“In addition to the calcium, the eggshells contain about 1% nitrogen, about a half-percent phosphoric acid, and other trace elements that make them a practical fertilizer. Calcium is an essential plant nutrient which plays a fundamental part in cell manufacture and growth. Most roots must have some calcium at the growing tips. Plant growth removes large quantities of calcium from the soil, and calcium must be replenished, so this is an ideal way to recycle your eggshells.” – Back Woods Home ...
No-space gardening: 17 Plants on one square foot of land. Very cool idea. Thinking I can make this a hanging planter by putting a cap on the bottom with drilled drainage holes.
Transform an old domed skylight by digging a hole in a planting bed a few inches smaller than the skylight and put dirt to one side. Put your seed starts in the hole and cover with skylight. Water often and prop open on sunny days. Instant, green, cheap hot house! When seedlings are ready to plant refill hole and start again.
Filing cabinet planter. what a great reuse
Using a mailbox for hand tool storage is a neat idea for the garden.
Toilet paper roll planters: how neat is this idea? They're biodegradable, so you can plant directly in the ground
compact vegetable garden: very cool idea
container garden in a raised bed. very cool w/ link to diy instructions on building the bed.
Umbrella Green house cute...to keep the pests away >> this is a super idea!
How to make a compost tumbler. Make food for your plants.
How to make a rain barrel. A great way to water plants.
Wine Box Container Garden.
Grow your culinary herbs vertically in a shoe organizer to save space!