Sprinkle coffee grounds around your vegetables before you water them, you will be activating slow-release nitrogen that will help them grow faster and fuller. Slugs don't like them either! I put coffee grounds and egg shells in my garden all the time.
Homemade Mosquito Spray- so easy just 3 ingredients! No harsh chemicals, water or distilled water Apple Cider Vinegar or Witch Hazel (I used Witch Hazel) drops of Bug Off Oil depending on the level of protection you need
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.
Growing strawberries (Or any plants!) from a gutter hung on the fence drilled holes every few inches in the bottom so they would drain well, and added Miracle Grow, and planted 100 strawberry plants in 10 foot long metal gutters
How To Make Self-watering Seed Starter Pots. We are excited to share with you this recycling project. It is truly green and fun. You do not only recycle those plastic water bottles, but also make self-watering seed starter pots for you to start your herb
Something to look into: Solar Food Dryer. Offers more than 10 square feet of drying area and a 6 pound capacity per load. Designed and manufactured here in Oregon by Eben Fodor, expert food dryer and author of The Solar Food Dryer.
5 Container Gardening Mistakes to Avoid: In the time that I've had a container garden, I've learned a few things about what not to do when it comes to planting a successful garden. Here are 5 container gardening mistakes to avoid.
Sweet, Crunchy Winter Carrots - Create this mini root cellar to preserve your root vegetables. To make a nifty, mini root cellar right in the garden, simply bury a bucket and cover it with a straw bale. Keeps them fresh, sweet and crisp