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Perform your soil test by placing a sample into two separate cups or containers. Add vinegar to one. If it fizzes your soil is alkaline. If not, add some water to the second cup and stir. Add baking soda. If it fizzes you have acidic soil. If neither have a reaction your soil is somewhat pH balanced

6 Great tips for planting a container herb garden. This is a great idea for patios, decks, and balconies!

Turning Junk Mail into Gardeners Gold It's also a great way to dispose of old bills and other papers with personal information on them...

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Turn Storage Containers into Self Watering Tomato Planters. This is actually brilliant. If you click way down on the link, you will find a link to another website that has a detail video. This method allows above ground growth, with exact water needs, and for late growth regions it accelerates growing season

So cute! And so easy to paint flat rocks with bright acrylics to make them function as durable plant markers. Find the how-tos at Garden Therapy.

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Upside down tomato plant in plastic bottle. I am going to try this. It should be lighter than the 5 gallon bucket :-).

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DIY Compost bin made from hardware cloth by Tom Powers

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Learn how to compost, and you’ll be amazed at how easy it really is. Build this DIY compost bin and get started!

What to compost

Composting is nature’s way of taking waste and turning it into nutrient-rich soil that makes a great amendment to your garden soil or mixed into a potting soil. One of the misconceptions and why more people don’t compost more is that they are worried about the smell or that it could get overrun by bugs. …

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Composting Bins: Benefits, Rules, and make your own!