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Self Watering Herb Kit Gift Idea

Self Watering Herb Kit Gift Idea

Self Watering Herb Kit Gift Idea

There’s scarcely anything better than fresh herbs in my recipes. I’ve always grown herbs and I give my mom full credit for that. We always had a garden growing up and she always had herbs planted around the yard. I loved going outdoors and cutting fresh herbs for her to use in her recipes and when I had my own family, I wanted them to experience the same great tastes as I did. One of my favorite herbs to grow indoors is Basil. It does well in a well-lit window and because we live in Georgia and it doesn’t get

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FSL-Tips for Winterizing Your Garden

FSL-Tips for Winterizing Your Garden

Every fall we have to prepare for winter, change the thermostat, check the antifreeze in the car, pull out the winter clothes, so its only fitting that we winterize our gardens too. Winterizing the garden will not only keep your plants alive during the cold season but help your plants to grow pretty colorful flowers in the spring.   Follow these tips to ensure a beautifully flourished garden come spring.   Mulch and cover. Add mulch to help your garden retain warmth in the cold months and cover any plants that are sensitive to frost. This is especially important if you

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How To Help Your Backyard Survive The Winter

How To Help Your Backyard Survive The Winter

One of the household jobs that you shouldn’t have to do as the winter creeps in is the backyard. Dealing with the lawn, maintaining the shrubbery and making sure that your garden wildlife are all protected during the winteris the only way that you’re going to get to the spring months with the garden intact. When you’ve spent a lot of time getting the ground healthy and the plants ready for the cold, you need to consider that you should take care of the animals in the garden that use your pond and bushes for shelter. Gardening in the winter

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4 Excellent Benefits Of Growing Your Own Fruit & Vegetables

4 Excellent Benefits Of Growing Your Own Fruit & Vegetables

Pexels Most of us wish that we were able to sustain ourselves more, and that we weren’t always reliant on large brands for our general upkeep. Growing our own crops can feel like a romantic method of sustaining ourselves, and doing so can not only help us save money on our grocery bill, but allow us access to one of the most therapeutic hobbies you can enjoy. Of course, this will require work, but any worthwhile hobby will. Thankfully, it’s more than possible to begin. If you have your own garden green space that enjoys a relatively promising amount of

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4 Profitable Crops to Grow in Your Farm Today

4 Profitable Crops to Grow in Your Farm Today

A key industry in the United States, the agriculture industry stands to keep growing. The latest figures from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), dated September of 2016, feature a total value of approximately $129.6 billion gained from agricultural exports, with forecasts predicting these will reach $140 billion soon. Much of this profit rests on both solid agricultural practices and marketing strategy. The questions of which crops to choose among so many different varieties, and how much to be produced on a commercial scale, depends on your reach, your core demographic, the actual demand of each crop per season,

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