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A Course of "Miracle" Organic Productive Container...

Blog: Alternative Community Farmer/WPB.FL   -   Monday May 19, 2014   -   By Tony

Life is a MIRACLE.Nourishing and nurturing human life with food grown at home with love , makes it bountiful,healthful, and more meaningful.Enter the Organic Productive Container  Garden of  "Eating" Healthy and Locally!!! What would it...

Seed Starting Resources

Blog: Arcadia Farms   -   Monday February 24, 2014   -   By Katie

Those of us who live in cooler climates and who want to get a jump-start on the growing season have been thinking about seed-starting recently. Last winter I shared several informative posts about how and when to start seeds. This winter I thought it...

Container Gardening Tips

Blog: Arcadia Farms   -   Monday April 29, 2013   -   By Katie

The more I learn about sustainable living, the more convinced I become that everyone can grow fresh food at home. Not everyone can have the same 1,500 square feet of garden space that we have here at Arcadia Farms, but even renters and apartment...

Planting Herbs in Upcycled Tin Cans

Blog: Arcadia Farms   -   Friday April 05, 2013   -   By Katie

This winter I shared with you that I want a beautiful, traditionally styled, super-sized tea garden full of straight-up tea plant (Camellia sinensis) hedges and oodles of herbs . Despite my grandest dreams, our micro-farm only has room for a micro tea...

Urban Gardening

Blog: Rockgate Farm   -   Thursday February 21, 2013   -   By Angela

Well, it's almost that time again.  I'm turning my dining room into a mini greenhouse complete with mood lighting. The cat keeps eating my baby herbs, so I've retaliated by feeding him dog food. That makes the dog mad and he retaliates by trying to...

A Micro Tea Garden

Blog: Arcadia Farms   -   Monday January 14, 2013   -   By Katie

I want a tea garden. And by ‘tea garden’, I mean a garden with hedges made of true tea plants (Camellia sinensis) and tea-worthy herbs that I can harvest at my leisure (<— said with my best British accent) then steep for a delicious homemade tea...

Raised Bed Gardening, Plant Container Ideas, Yummy...

Blog: For Dragonflies And Me   -   Friday March 30, 2012   -   By Neil & Jean

"We do not see nature with our eyes, but with our understandings and our hearts."  William Hazlitt Has Spring sprung?  it surely does feel like it.  I was talking to a friend this morning about the Robin spotting (other...

It was a beautiful day at Home Farm Today

Blog: Home Farm Herbery   -   Sunday March 18, 2012   -   By Arlene

3/18/12   It was a beautiful day today and I had a lot to do on the computer so it was about 10:30 am before I got out to the greenhouse where the thermometer said 110 degrees!   I quickly propped open the door and...

Spring is a comin'

Blog: The Appalachian Shed   -   Thursday March 01, 2012   -   By Terrie

Despite the temps spiking up and down, the seedlings are right on schedule for spring planting.  The greenhouse is bursting at the seems with old favorites and new (to us) Heirlooms. John has over 20 varieties of Heirloom tomatoes this year!  I am...

Container Gardens are a wise choice for many urban...

Blog: Freedom To Grow Our Own Food   -   Tuesday November 29, 2011   -   By Jason

Container gardening is a great way to grow plants. For years and years this has been the way nurseries and many gardeners enjoyed growing plants. Containers of many materials had been utilized. I remember my Grand Dad complaining about the poor soil&...

Anyone Can Grow Sprouts - Growing microgreens and ...

Blog: Rainbow Ranch Farms   -   Friday January 14, 2011   -   By Poly

Growing microgreens and sprouts at home EASY   chicagobotanicgarden Nice video here, please click link to be directed to YouTube! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9h1ADMsKQTg

Heirloom Beets - Two Great Favorites!

Blog: Wall Flower Studio Garden   -   Sunday April 18, 2010   -   By Karen

You can't beat Beets! Beet " Chioggia " , also called the "Bulls Eye beet" for obvious reasons is an Italian heirloom dating back to the 1840's. The Chioggia Beet has a mild flavour and it's...

TOP TEN Benefits of growing organic herbs,fruits...

Blog: Alternative Community Farmer/WPB.FL   -   Tuesday March 09, 2010   -   By Tony

Have you ever asked yourself this question: Why container gardening is easier to handle than the yard gardening? Well, here are some benefits listings  to encourage you to start an organic garden in containers if you live in a studio,efficiency,apa...

Morning Glory - They really are Glorious!

Blog: Wall Flower Studio Garden   -   Monday February 01, 2010   -   By Karen

Growing Morning Glories in your garden from seed is extremely easy.   In colder climates, they are treated as annuals and should be planted outdoors in containers, a week or 2 after the last frost date. Before planting the seeds, they need to be...

Container Gardening

Blog: Wall Flower Studio Garden   -   Friday January 15, 2010   -   By Karen

Container Gardening: A Solution for Small Spaces Garden enthusiast’s who lack space for gardening aspirations shouldn't fret, because Canada’s favourite pastime is not necessarily out of range for them. Smaller spaces, balconies, decks,...

FREE TIPS -II on Florida Fruit and vegetable TROPI...

Blog: Alternative Community Farmer/WPB.FL   -   Thursday March 12, 2009   -   By Tony

Most people tell me they find it intimidating to grow fruits and vegetables in Florida. . Personally , I went through the same experience.   Gardening in South Florida is different ,but not difficult, because the region falls under the TROPICAL...


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