Month: February 2009

You Don’t Have To Own A Nursery Greenhouse To Grow Your Own Food In The City

Get ready for some serious city raised bed gardening. The way she uses PVC pipes to build a small greenhouse over her raised beds is just brilliant. And very simple. See if you can spot the hens: Here’s another video from the city. I love how happy and enthusiastic the kids are. Look at the

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Give Winter Thoughts to Summer Seed Saving

Photo by dawnzy58. This is a guest post written by Jenny. Check out her blog at “It’s dark, it’s cold, it’s winter, and seed-saving season is over. No reason to think about it for at least another six months. Right? Wrong. Even if you don’t have bowls of dried seeds around that still haven’t

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31 Things You Need To Know About Peaches Before You Start Digging

Photo by skyseeker. Planting You can grow a peach tree from seed if you’re patient enough to wait 3 to 4 years for the fruits. You’ll need to stake the small tree for the first year. If you don’t want to grow from seed you can buy a small tree from a nursery Choose a

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