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What Kind of Fertilizer for Fruit Trees?

Having fruit trees in your garden is really great. Especially if they have sweet fruit on them each year. Something that you need to know with fruit trees, is that you will need to fertilize your trees on a regular basis. And, this is normally the number one reason why people are struggling with their […]

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How to Use a Soil pH Meter?

When you plant vegetables and flowers, you need to make sure that the soil is right for planting. Different plants and vegetables need a different type of soil. This is why many people are purchasing a soil pH meter. However, you can’t just purchase a pH meter and think that you will now be able […]

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Worm Castings for Starting Soil

I have been worm farming for a couple of years now so when I decided to start this year’s tomato and pepper plants I thought I would use some of the casting I have on hand as a starting soil. The results were amazing. The growth rate has been really good with no additional nutrients […]

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How to Begin with Hydroponics

I have had a backyard garden for many years, and have driven friends, family, neighbors, and co-workers somewhat nuts with added cucumbers, tomatoes, and zucchini. Hydroponics is one thing that I wish to play around with since especially during spring and summer, I enjoy puttering around in the garden. When you are not utilizing the soil […]

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Tips and Tricks for New Gardeners

Anybody can garden. Everybody, even those who are sure they only kill plants, can learn how to properly grow flowers, fruits, and vegetables. As time goes on you will learn how to grow a bunch of different types of plants both edible and non-edible-you can even grow trees! The reason most people fail at gardening […]

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A No Nonsense Guide With regards to Methods To Start Beekeeping

Today, beekeeping has changed into among the most prevalent pastimes because of its numerous advantages. Not only do you obtain pure natural honey, but the whole exercise is an extremely fulfilling experience. In case you’re considering of getting into this hobby yourself, then here is a no-nonsense guide regarding the method to begin beekeeping to assist […]

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Choosing the Right Biological Filter Media For you Pond

One type of media you can choose to shelter available healthy bacteria is biological filter media. Much desired is the absorptive medium for the sole reason it lets a lot of helpful bacteria per square inch. One key is the surface area if you’re going to choose the right biological filter. So what would be the […]

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Home Grow Boxes

Nowadays gardening is a hobby enjoyed by many. The health benefits and stress relief which we get by growing plants and taking care of them cannot be replaced by any other activity. The most novel technique of gardening is hydroponics. This Greek word means water and labor and involves growing plants without soil but just […]

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Hydroponics and Plant Biology

You would think that phrases lkike “plant physiology” and “plant biology” would require an PHd in Science to properly understand. Certainly these sciences can be very complex and studying them is reserved for the truly motivated or professional. But even ‘by the seat of their pants’ gardeners can benefit from a small amount of such […]

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How Hydroponics Works

Traditional gardeners usually involve getting down and dirty. Applying fertilizers, pesticides and rooting around in the soil is just a part of the job. They plant, divide and re-plant. They do all this for the rewards of producing beautiful and nutritious plants to view and eat. There is, however, another way of growing plants that […]

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