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Are Your Tomato Plant Leaves Showing These Symptoms?

Photo by jayneandd. We all want great tomatoes from our tomato plants, but often the plants are hit by diseases or pests and although some fruit develops wouldn’t it be nice to maximize the yield from each plant to get a killer crop, by curing the diseases or getting rid of the pests? The first

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Aquaponics Plant Germination and Algae Eating Fish

This is a box I have set up for plant germination of my aquaponic plants: The red plastic plate under the lid is just for ventilation to provide oxygen for the seed germination process. I’m using 2 and 3 inch black plastic net pots (5 cm and 7.5 cm) for the aquaponics system, and I’m

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10 Herbs and Spices for Your Kitchen Garden

Need ideas for spicing up your food this year? These are 10 popular herbs and spices you can grow yourself: 1. Chives Photo by Misserion. 2. Coriander Photo by Joi. 3. Cumin Photo by Gusjer. 4. Dill Photo by Saucy Salad. 5. Marjoram Photo by Sandy Austin. 6. Oregano Photo by Joi. 7. Parsley Photo

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