Vegetable Gardening

Hydroponics 101: What You Need to Start Growing

18 Oct , 2016  

Create your own hydroponic garden
Congratulations on deciding to try a hydroponic growing system! Now that you’ve made that big decision, you’re probably…

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Vegetable Gardening

6 Simple Steps to Prepare Your Lawn for Winter

4 Oct , 2016  

Rake leaves lawn maintenance fall autumn
With the arrival of autumn, your lawn tends to slow the pace of its growth, meaning you have to mow less frequently. Rather…

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Gardening DIY: How to Make Organic Soil

30 Sep , 2016  

Strong, healthy plants come from quality soil, so as you prepare your garden for next year, you should think about what you…

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Vegetable Gardening

Can Pantry Moths Make Me Sick?

16 Sep , 2016  

Discovering a pantry moth infestation in your kitchen can be a bit of a shock. What’s worse than that? Finding out that…


Flower Gardening

What’s Eating My Plants?

20 Aug , 2016  

beetles eating oak leaf - what's eating my plant
Have you ever gone out to water your garden in the morning only to find holes in your plants’ leaves that weren’t…

Vegetable Gardening

The Story of Japanese Beetles (And How to Fight Them)

18 Aug , 2016  

The Japanese beetle is a major plant pest in North America, eager to chomp through the leaves of hundreds of ornamental plants,…


Home Pest Control

Bee? Wasp? Hornet? A Guide to Stinging Insects

3 Aug , 2016  

Wasps in action working on building their nest in the corner of house window. Live nest with cacoons, larvae and lot of wasps.
Having a yard gives you an opportunity to get outdoors and enjoy the sunshine, fresh air and plants. That combination is…

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Vegetable Gardening

How to Start a School Garden

1 Aug , 2016  

Little girls (11 and 8 years) with seedlings by planter filled with vegetables and flowers.
School gardens can have an amazing impact on students. School gardens can help get kids outside and moving. Students with…