Garden writer Barbara Pleasant provides detailed instructions for food storage - including curing and storing onions - potatoes - leeks - cabbage - apples - squash and other produce that will last all winter
Art bury a banana peel 1 down at the base of a rosebush. The potassium will feed the plant and help it fight of diseases. ***Used banana peels, egg shells, coffee grounds and crushed Tums with calcium when planting tomatoes Sherry*** garden-yard-ideas
How to Burn Used Coffee Grounds for Mosquito Repellent
Insect hotel - Sustainable ideas including an explanation of the materials used, which insects they provide a habitat for and why you want that insect. This would be perfect to have as a project to build with a youth program
Garden raised bed plot A garden feet) can easily yield a wide variety of veggies. Bisecting it with two narrow paths forms four beds that are easy to reach into and tend. (One square = one square foot.
Spring-Harvest Vegetable Garden You know spring has arrived when you can serve garden-fresh radishes and lettuce with supper. Enjoy the finest flavors of spring with this garden plan. Garden Size: 4 by 4 feet
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
32 companion planting tips. In case you're wondering what to plant in your garden next year, here is a cool chart with lots of companion planting tips! Too bad raspberries aren't on here, but they did really well this year with my tomatoes and cucumbers.