Irish Spring and a cheese grater. Apparently squirrels hate the smell of the soap, so they'll stay out of your garden. as well as deer and mice. Rather than grate it, I cut chunks of Irish Spring soap.
Growing Romaine lettuce from the leftover stumps. Why have I never thought of this? I know you can do this with green onions and avocado pits. To think of all the romaine lettuce stumps I've just tossed away!
Grow The Best Organic Lettuce - diversity within the beds (plant w/herbs, garlic, onions, etc.), also plant with a trap crop (radishes) that pests will attack those leaves instead (bonus - you still get radishes!
Use Baking Soda in the Garden *Use it as a natural fungicide buster *Use it for powdery mildew *Rejuvenate your rose bushes *Kill cabbage worms *Sweeten your tomatoes *Kill crabgrass *Test your soil PH *Discourage pests in the garden
Ned to consider paving around my raised beds. Love the neat-clean look of this garden! Intensive Gardening: Grow More Food in Less Space (With the Least Work!) - Organic Gardening - from MOTHER EARTH NEWS
See this guy's brilliant trick for growing a bumper tomato crop! >
DIY - Gardening: Keep water near the plants.The best trick for watering your tomato plant! With a cage, 4 tomato plants surround a pail. Holes in bottom row up Doing this for sure next yr. A water hose refills the bucket when needed.
Going to try this- Amazing Organic Weed Killer Spray. gallon of Apple Cider Vinegar c table salt tsp Dawn liquid dish soap Mix and pour into a spray bottle Spray weeds thoroughly. It makes gallon and worked better than Round Up