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    DIY Compost Tumbler Contain your compost heap and cook it quickly with this homemade bin.

    love this idea. wooden path with gravel - I could make out of pallets

    The Most Convenient Way to Fill Your Rain Barrel

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    Vertical Plastic Bottle Garden

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    Building a Greenhouse: plans for this 6x8 greenhouse cost only $150 including the hardware!

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    Follow this one tip in your garden get a ton of strawberries! Also a little strawberry education!

    hot pepper spray for the garden.

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    DIY Multi-Purpose Garden Screens that keep the critters out

    idea for starting plants. Little Green houses...

    Urban Farm Mag - not companion plants

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    All you need to know for growing your own garlic, and all the reasons why you SHOULD grow your own garlic.