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What to do with all those egg shells! Grind into a fine powder before adding to compost, put in dirt with tomatoes, feed small pieces to chickens, deter slugs...

Eggs for Calcium Use egg shells in the garden to deter pests and add calcium to the soil. Find out more at Girl on a Bike.

Use Old Coffee Grinds in your garden. Tomatoes love it!! They add nitrogen to the soil, boost foliage growth and deter pests. If you don't drink much coffee, Starbucks gives away coffee grounds in their Grounds for Gardens programs.

How to Reuse Coffee Grounds in the Garden

Mix used coffee grounds with crushed dry egg shells and tomato plant blossoms won't rot. We use to own a restaurant, and saved coffee grounds and egg shells for my Father.

15 Tips for Planting Your Favorite Bulbs Fill your garden with beautiful bulbs that bloom in spring, summer, and fall. Use these tips to ensure success.

Tips for Planting Your Favorite Bulbs

15 Tips for Planting Your Favorite Bulbs Fill your garden with beautiful bulbs that bloom in spring, summer, and fall. Use these tips to ensure success. 15 Tips for Planting…

Putting a sponge at the bottom of your potted plant.   RETAINS MOISTURE during hot dry weather.  And blocks soil leakage from the holes.

Use Sponges to Keep Water-Loving Plants Moist. place a sponge in the bottom of a planter before adding soil, to keep water in reserve. Place a sponge in the bottom of a planter before adding soil, to keep water in reserve.

Each time you crack an egg open, instead of tossing the shell into the trash, drop it into an open container that you keep in the fridge. (I’ve always saved my shells, but my friend Susan suggested keeping them in the fridge – works beautifully.) When the container is full, crush the shells into small bits and sprinkle them around the base of your plants. The sharp eggshells will deter slugs, snails, and other bugs from nibbling on your garden and add a touch of calcium to the soil.

Each time you crack an egg open, instead of tossing the shell into the trash, drop it into an open container that you keep in the fridge. (Ive always saved my shells, but my friend Susan suggested keeping them in the fridge works beautifully.

PVC Pipes perfect for growing strawberries -- Keep the berries off the ground. by twila

PVC Pipes perfect for growing strawberries -- Keep the berries off the ground. PVC Pipes perfect for growing strawberries -- Keep the berries off the ground. PVC Pipes perfect for growing strawberries -- Keep the berries off the ground.

Looking for an easy, low cost way to feed your plants? Consider feeding plants with molasses. Molasses plant fertilizer is a great way to grow healthy plants. Learn more about molasses as fertilizer right here.

Types Of Molasses Fertilizer – Tips For Using Molasses In Gardens

By Susan Patterson, Master Gardener Low-cost Molasses plant fertilizer is a great way to grow healthy plants and as an added benefit, using molasses in gardens can help fend off pests. Let’s learn more about molasses as fertilizer.

How to Save Seeds | LittleHouseLiving.com | Learn how to save seeds so you can save money on planting your vegetable garden next year! Learn to save the most commonly used seeds and reap the reward!

How to Save Seeds

How to Save Seeds. Want to save money on seeds next year? Save your veggie seeds! This article tells you how to save the most commonly planted seeds. I allow some lettuce and kohlrabi to go to seed for this. They will be best suited for my garden also.

Seed Saving Tips and Ideas • Great Tips and Tutorials! Including from 'tipnut', this tutorial on saving tomato seeds.

Seed Saving Tips and Ideas

Seed Saving Tips and Ideas Great Tips and Tutorials! Including from 'tipnut', this tutorial on saving tomato seeds.

Tratamientos ecológicos contra pulgones, mosca blanca, araña roja, cochinillas y otras plagas

Homemade Organic Insecticides and Pesticides All-Purpose Insecticide Spray Basic Insecticidal Soap Spider Mite Spray

Create a Greenhouse Using the Top of a Milk Jug to Protect Your Seedlings

14 Garden Hacks for Thrifty Gardeners

Mini greenhouse ~ Cut the bottom off a gallon milk jug and when a cold snap is in the forecast, place the jug over your plant, to keep warm in early Spring and Fall. AND 25 No-Cost (or Low-Cost) Garden Tool Ideas

Sweet Pompeii Pepper Plant- Naturally dwarf variety producing sweet tasting, blocky fruits abundantly throughout the season. #pepper #plant

Sweet Pompeii Pepper Plant- Naturally dwarf variety producing sweet tasting, blocky fruits abundantly throughout the season.

Ideais incríveis para deixar qualquer Chico Bento no chinelo.

10 Dicas surpreendentes para começar seu jardim

Egg shell dust for your garden! I have used this for 2 years and my soil is so much healthier. Egg shell dust for your garden!

Having weeds in your garden and lawn really detracts from the look of your yard. Avoid using harmful chemicals by making you own weed killer. This is a guide about homemade weed killer recipes.

Homemade Weed Killer Recipes

Having weeds in your garden and lawn really detracts from the look of your yard. Avoid using harmful chemicals by making you own weed killer. This is a guide about homemade weed killer recipes.

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