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Fiskars Garden Bucket Caddy- handy storage for all your gardening needs! ON SALE!

I am so super excited about this deal! This will make a great Father’s Day or Mother’s Day gift.  Check out this awesome Fiskars 9424 Garden Bucket Caddy  that’s on sale today on Amazon. If you garden, do landscape work, or … Continue reading

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‘as soon as soil can be worked’

One of my customers asked me this question today in an email, and I thought it was worthy of its own post…  She wrote, “many of my seed packets say direct sow ‘as soon as soil can be worked.‘ what … Continue reading

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Soil depth for garden success

If you want to get the most out of each square foot of your garden, one of the best investments is in developing the depth of your garden soil. Specifically,’ what I’m talking about is a target depth of 24 inches … Continue reading

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Garden Planning: How BIG (or small)??

One of the most common questions I’m asked about gardening is “how big should I make my garden?”  And, as with most gardening topics, there’s no single answer that works for everyone.  There are a few ways you could approach … Continue reading

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Location. Location. Location.

The old real estate adage about ‘location’ applies just as well to the garden.  Where you locate your garden is just about the most important gardening decision you’ll make, so take some time to get it right. There are three … Continue reading

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FREE Organic Gardening Class, March 8th

Wanted to let you all know that I (Keith) will be teaching a free gardening class in a few weeks.  If you are interested in learning to grow your own food, but don’t know where to start, OR if you’ve … Continue reading

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Space-challenged gardening

Growing your own. Part 2/February 8, 2011   Space-challenged gardening options If you’re planning to start your organic garden this season, one of the first (and most important) decisions you’ll have to make is where to locate it.  You may … Continue reading

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Snow on your sidewalk; gardening on your mind…

GROWING YOUR OWN. Part 1 / January 25, 2011 Snow on your sidewalk; gardening on your mind… On a day like this, gardening is probably not the thought that’s making it to the top of your list.  Regardless of the … Continue reading

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