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Plant your potatoes in reusable grocery bags. Made out of the same material as the potato grow bags you buy for $20 each at garden supply stores. I have alot of these bags, so I'll be trying this. Wonder if I can grow sweet potatoes in these? I really don't see why not.

How to grow and harvest sweet potatoes--good information about starting your own slips to exactly how to harvest.

How to grow sweet potatoes in a bucket - "If grown correctly, you can hope for a yield of about 25 pounds for each 20 gallon bucket sweet potato garden."

Learn how to graft fruit trees so that you can have multiple varieties on the same tree! Or turn that old crabapple tree into a productive Macintosh tree!

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Why are my plants turning yellow?

Why are my plants turning yellow? If your vegetable garden or house plants have gone from verdant to flavescent, it could be a sign of health issues like too much water or too few nutrients. A new infographic offers tips for getting to the root of the problem.

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Backyard Farmers: 25 Websites You Should Be Reading

Backyard Farmers: 25 Websites You Should Be Reading! Backyard farming is crucial nowadays, with rising prices and chemical use in grocers, and should be the main focus of the garden. Flowers are wonderful but food is vital! Plus there are quite a few varieties of edible flowers that are both lovely to look at and munch on.

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Planting Potatoes and Asparagus

asparagus bed how-to

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How to make a vertical strawberry tube planter

planting the strawberry tower in PVC pipe

Use shredded paper as mulch in the garden. It keeps the ground cool and smothers weeds. After the shreds have been laid down and watered, they form a blanket similar to papier-mâché. Water still gets through, but the weeds can’t. Potatoes and peppers love it.