Gently Sustainable: Homesteading and Self-Sufficiency
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Harvesting, Drying & Storing Garlic
Learn when garlic plants are ready to harvest, how to cure garlic to last longer, and how to store garlic for the winter. You can enjoy your garlic harvest all year with these tips! | It's My Sustainable Life @itsmysustainablelife #garlicharvesting #garlicstorage #garlicstorageideas #howtostoregarlic #itsmysustainablelife
How to Grow Blueberries in Your Backyard
Want backyard blueberries? You can grow your own blueberries right in your own backyard! Learn how to prepare the soil for blueberries, where to plant blueberries in your yard and more! #growbackyardblueberries #backyardblueberries #growblueberries #howtogrowblueberries
Seed-Saving 101: How to Save Seeds from Annual Flowers
Saving flower seeds is fun, rewarding, and easy to do. Who doesn't love free seeds? Come learn how to seed-save from annual flowers like zinnia, calendula, sunflowers and more - to keep the biggest and most beautiful specimens in your garden to gift, swap, or plant next year! #seedsaving #saveseeds #seeds #flowers #flowergarden #gardening #gardentips
What Causes Holes in Homegrown Cucumbers?
Oh no! No one wants to spot a hole in their homegrown cucumber. If you’re that unlucky gardener, figure out the possible causes fast with the tips in our guide. Pickleworms top the list, but don’t ignore scab, belly rot, or slugs as potential culprits. Learn more on Gardener's Path. #cucumbers #gardenpests #gardenerspath
How to Plant Swiss Chard: Complete Growing Guide
Discover how to grow Swiss chard plants, Beta vulgaris subsp cicla. Sow seeds in early spring, or late summer to grow chard as a biennial. Provide full sun, spread mulch, protect your plants against leaf miners, and pick outer leaves to extend your chard harvest. #chard #howto #plant #growing
What is Companion Vegetable Gardening?
What is companion vegetable gardening? What will it do for you and your garden? Well, let me tell you, companion gardening is your key to organic gardening! Grow more vegetables with less bugs with compantion planting! #companionplanting #whatiscompanionplanting?
How to Plant a Fruit Tree Guild
Are your fruit trees performing as well as they could be? Do you feel that you could be getting more fruit? Or do you struggle with pests on your trees? You know there's a way to fix all of that, right? It's called a "fruit tree guild" and it will correct many of the problems you're having with your fruit trees! Check out this simple, but amazing solution for your fruit trees!
Composting for Beginners
Wondering how to compost at home? Or maybe how to compost in an apartment? Truth is, once you learn the basics of composting, you can compost food scraps just about anywhere! Start your own compost pile today, so that you can make compost for your garden and reep a better harvest! #composting101