How to grow vegetables in Spring

The Best Vegetables to Sow and Plant in Spring

Winter has passed, no more cold, frosty days that interrupts your vegetable planting. Spring is here and as the warmer days arrive there is plenty for you to do to prepare for this year’s harvests. You don’t need a huge garden, an allotment or even a massive space to start planting vegetable seeds in spring! […]

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Growing Vegetables Indoors With DIY LED Grow Lights

There are so many gardeners that start growing vegetables indoors to get ahead of the growing season, germinating some seeds and chitting their seed potatoes. If it’s still frosty outside and you need to start growing indoors with a lack of light, then using grow lights is a great idea! Grow lights can help you […]

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What to do with leftover pumpkins

What to do with Pumpkin Waste

Halloween 2020 is fast approaching, no doubt it’s going to be a little bit different this year! Given current lockdown restrictions and COVID-19. Getting into the spooky spirit might be a little harder than normal. Pumpkin season is nearly here you may have additional pumpkins on your plot. Unable to be carved by grand children, […]

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Benefits of Raised Bed Gardening

Benefits of Raised Bed Gardening

Growing your own vegetables is a great way to grow your own food, cut down on expenses at the market and know exactly what you’re eating and how its’ been grown. It is not only self-satisfying to see your efforts produce a bountiful harvest, but homegrown vegetables taste better because they ripened on the plant and […]

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Recycling Household Items to Start Seeds

Recycling Household Items to Start Seeds

Recycling used household items to start seeds isn’t only friendly to our environment, since so much stuff is thrown in landfills, but it also saves money. It’s common knowledge that many food items can be used in the compost bin, but there are everyday household items that make useful vessels for seed-starting. Recycling items from […]

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How to Make Your Own Organic Liquid Fertilisers

How to Make Your Own Organic Liquid Fertilisers

Liquid fertilisers are one of the best ways to help your young, spring plants get the nutrition they need. One reason is because soil temperatures tend to be low in the springtime, making the soil organisms that bring nutrients to your plants sluggish. This means fewer goodies for your plants to eat. That’s where liquid […]

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