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Family garden

Creating A Family Garden

When you think about the garden that is sitting untouched at the back of your home, what do you imagine? Do you think about covering it in pebbles and concrete to make a low maintenance space, or do you see more of a relaxing area smothered in greenery? How about[…]

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Keeping Chickens: Cluck At All These Benefits

Keeping Chickens: Cluck At All These Benefits

Enthusiastic gardeners will want to make the best possible use of their outdoor space. For that reason, many individuals consider keeping animals like chickens outside. That is a fantastic idea because there are lots of benefits your family will encounter. Some of the best ones get a mention in this[…]

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Preparing for Fall: Gardening jobs you need to do

Preparing For Fall: Gardening Jobs You Need To Do

While we are still in the midst of summer, there is no surprise that any keen gardener will already be planning for the seasons ahead. It’s true that there are different jobs that require being done, at different points of the year. Which is why the fall is something that[…]

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The "No Work" Garden

The “No Work” Garden

Many gardeners love tending to their gardens. They derive joy from the process, as well as the beautiful results it produces. But some gardeners just want to get to the finish line as quickly as possible. They want the stunning garden and perfectly manicured lawn, but they don’t want to[…]

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Getting To The Root Of Square-Foot Gardening

Getting To The Root Of Square-Foot Gardening

As the name eludes to, square foot gardening is a practice whereby you grow your own organic vegetables using a square foot system. An example of the kind layout is above. Each section is approximately one square foot.   “That looks complicated…” Actually, square foot gardening is one of the[…]

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Tips For Cutting Down A Tree On Your Property

Tips For Cutting Down A Tree On Your Property

Gardening isn’t all building sheds and planting new flowers for you to enjoy in the summer months. Sometimes you need to take care of the tasks that ensure your garden and property is safe and at its very best. This could mean that on occasion you need to cut down[…]

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It's almost garden party season

It’s Almost Garden Party Season!

As the days start to get longer and the weather warms up, there’s no denying that spring is finally here. Sure it’s going to be a little bit of time before the last few signs of winter are finally gone, but that doesn’t mean that you should have to wait[…]

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Prepare Your Vegetable Garden For Spring

Prepare Your Vegetable Garden For Spring

The winter months have flown by, and we’re now just at the start of spring. All of a sudden, our gardens are coming back to life, and we’re looking forward to growing our crops and a big harvest later on in the summer. You can almost taste the fresh vegetables,[…]

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