The Ultimate Guide to 10 Gallon Grow Bags in Your Vegetable Garden

Have you ever dreamed of growing your own tomatoes, beans, cucumbers, carrots, onions, and flavorful garlic without having to dig a garden in your yard? In this post, you'll discover why 10 gallon grow bags are the perfect size for your container vegetable garden. Well, guess what? You can grow…

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Winter Sowing in Milk Jugs: A Complete Guide to Starting Your Garden Early (And Why You Should)

An Overview of Winter Sowing Gardening lovers often see winter as a dormant period when the vibrant energy of gardens takes a pause, and everything slows down. However, this season can also be a gateway to early and strong spring growth through a method known as 'winter sowing.' This technique,…

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When to Plant Onions in North Carolina to Double Your Harvest: The Ultimate Guide

Knowing when to plant onions in North Carolina is key if you want to maximize your harvest. In some areas, you can only plant onions in the spring. However, in North Carolina, you can plant bulbing onions in the fall AND the spring. Read on to learn exactly how I…

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The Ultimate Guide to Growing Green Onions From Seed!

Growing green onions from seed is an important topic. While it may seem like a small, inexpensive vegetable that's better to just buy from the grocery store, I assure you that mastering the simple art of growing green onions from seed is going to open up new worlds in gardening.…

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Root Cellar Alternatives: Innovative Ways to Keep Produce Fresh

 Introduction Hey there, fellow gardeners and food enthusiasts! If you're like me, you know the joy of harvesting fresh produce right from your garden. There's something incredibly rewarding about pulling a carrot from the soil or plucking a ripe tomato from the vine. But let's face it, unless you have…

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Can I Plant Garlic From the Store?

Introduction Have you ever found yourself strolling through the produce aisle of your local grocery store, eyeing the garlic bulbs, and thinking, "Could I just plant these in my garden?" If you're like me, a passionate gardener who loves fresh garlic's unmistakable aroma and flavor, you've probably pondered this question…

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101 Garden Essentials for Beginners and Experts for 2024

With the right garden essentials, you'll maximize your harvests while minimizing your effort. Here is a list of the 101 garden essentials you need to make sure your garden is as productive as possible. Bookmark this post and come back to it as a gift guide later!Seed Starting ContainersBootstrap Farmer. These seed…

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Growing Garlic From Bulbils: How to Grow Free Garlic (For Real)

What if you could grow garlic for free—yes, you read that right, for free! According to the National Agricultural Statistics Service, the average American consumes about 2 pounds of garlic per year. Now, imagine not having to spend a single dime on those 2 pounds and instead, walking out to…

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Grow Your Own: A Guide to Easy Fruits and Vegetables to Grow in Pots

Dreaming of growing your own fruits, vegetables, and herbs but short on space? Container gardening is your answer! With the right knowledge and some creativity, you can cultivate a variety of delicious, homegrown produce in pots. Read on to discover the best easy fruits and vegetables to grow in pots,…

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How to Select the Right Plants for Your Garden: Tips and Tricks

Introduction Creating a beautiful garden starts with selecting the right plants. Whether you're a seasoned gardener or a beginner, choosing the perfect plants can make all the difference in the success and enjoyment of your garden. In this blog post, we will explore some valuable tips and tricks to help…

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