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The Best Companion Plants for Carrots

March 29, 2019 Emily Jenkins 0

Super high in vitamin A and various antioxidants, carrots are a great vegetable to have in abundance in your garden and fridge. Like other root vegetables or rhizomes, carrots utilize the underground space, giving your […]

How To Grow And Use Daisies

March 7, 2019 Tara Dodrill 1

Daisies have always been my favorite flower, but filling a cool vintage milk pitcher I scored at a yard sale for $1 was not my objective as I trudged through a way too muddy hayfield […]

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How to Grow Radishes Step by Step

February 20, 2019 Rebekah White 3

One of the fastest vegetables to mature in your garden, radishes are arguably also one of the easiest. This pungent-tasting veggie is grown by homesteaders all over the country, and is a great addition to […]

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How To Plant And Raise Corn

February 20, 2019 Tara Dodrill 1

Growing corn (even in containers) is not difficult, it merely requires timing, proper soil, and due diligence throughout the summer months. Sweet corn has been a staple of the American garden since the formation of […]

Growing, Harvesting and Storing Garlic

November 29, 2018 Allison Sayer 2

“Let thy food be thy medicine and thy medicine be thy food.” — Hippocrates Garlic, lovingly called “the stinking rose,” brings flavor to dishes from many of the world’s cuisines. Garlic’s proven health benefits were […]

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Boron Uses and Benefits

September 20, 2018 Michael Wight 0

Boron is a trace mineral, common supplement and nutrient that is, sadly, neglected by many of us. Found naturally in several plants, it offers several benefits, not just to plants but also to all of […]

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How to Make An Edible Garden

August 30, 2018 Linda Wilson 1

My grandmother had an old habit of always planting her herbs by the back door of the kitchen. She took a flowerbed that was there and incorporated most of her herbs in with the lovely […]