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Starting an Organic Vegetable Garden - 5 Easy Steps

In recent years there has been a growing interest in organic vegetable gardening as a hobby. There are a number of factors contributing to this trend. A recent upswing in...

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10 Tips for a Healthier Greenhouse

A healthy greenhouse environment can produce more robust plant yields, extend the growing season, prepare delicate seedlings and even allow you to grow plants traditionally incompatible with your climate zone...

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Getting Houseplants Right: A Guide to Effective Indoor Plant Care

If you enjoy nature, chances are you also enjoy bringing elements of nature into your home. Houseplants can infuse your living space with natural beauty that - if done correctly...

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Hydroponics

Hydroponics is a Latin phrase meaning “working water.” Today, this is the process of growing plants without the use of soil. Hydroponics uses mineral nutrient solutions in water. Hydroponics has been...

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How to Start an Organic Garden

For a quick how-to on best practices in building and maintaining an organic garden, follow the following six steps. Step 1: Begin with the End (in mind) For any long-term idea, backwards...

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The What, Why and How of Foliar Feeding

What: Foliar feeding is highly effective method to deliver extra nutrients to plants through their leaves. Applying nutrients directly to the leaves disperses the nutrients throughout the plant more quickly....

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