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    Canning Basics

    As some of our spring planting becomes ready to harvest, you'll need to find a way to store all those fresh veggies until you're...
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    Garden Shade Cloth

    Just like people outside working in the garden, fruits and vegetables can get sunburned .  Some areas of the country, especially...
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    Snap 'n Shape

    You throw your heart into your vegetable garden. Everything in your garden is grown with love, but wouldn't it be fun if the fruits...
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    6 Eco-friendly landscaping tips

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    Saving the environment can start in your own backyard when you discover how to landscape with an eco-friendly design that will go...
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    Crop Rotation

    Crop rotation is a system of deciding which vegetables to plant in your garden and where to plant them from one year to the next....
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    Organize Your Garden Shed

    If you're like most gardeners, if you're not actually outdoors digging in the dirt, you're probably tooling around in your shed ,...
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    Self-Watering Containers

    If you're a bit of a "black thumb" or have a vast collection of container gardens that take forever to water, self-watering...
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    Blossom-End Rot

    Blossom-end rot is a fruit disorder that affects members of the nightshade family, especially tomatoes, eggplants and peppers....
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    5 Spring backyard maintenance tips

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    Was yard work the last thing on your mind this winter? Then bring spring cleaning outdoors and get your backyard in order! From lawn...
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    Signs of Over-Fertilizing

    As plants grow, they require occasional nutrient boosts from fertilizer to keep them going strong and healthy. But more is not...
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    DIY Compost Tumbler

    Composting is an excellent way to create nutritious fertilizer for your garden while reducing your family's landfill contribution....
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    Make a Recycled Birdbath

    A birdbath can add a beautiful focal point to your garden or backyard. Birds are also lots of fun to watch, especially when you're...
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    National Public Gardens Day

    Denver Botanic Garden, Water Smart Garden (Denver, Colorado)  May 6, 2011 is National Public Gardens Day ! This day is an...
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    When is a tomato ripe?

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    Tomatoes are one of the most popular veggies for home growers, and if you've grown tomatoes before, you certainly know the...
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    Celebrate National Public Gardens Day

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    National Public Gardens Day is May 6, 2011. This national day is an opportunity to raise awareness of public gardens in the United...
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    Attracting Butterflies

    Butterflies are as beautiful and delicate as the flowers in your flower garden. Mesmerizing for old and young alike, butterflies...
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    Identifying Wasps

    Wasps can be a beneficial insect, although the sight of them often elicits fear in people--whether or not they are allergic to...
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    How to landscape for your region

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    Before you pull on your gardening gloves and put your ideas for landscaping to work, you'll need to do a little research. According...
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    Gardening with Allergies

    Allergy season and gardening season seem to coincide, and for people with allergies who really want to get out and start working...
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    Edible Landscaping

    One of the biggest trends in landscape design is the use of edible plants to create a stunning landscape with function. One of the...