Gardening: Soil and Seeds - How, When and Why

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How To Stratify Seeds- Seed Stratification And Scarification
Discover the growth potential of your garden seeds with the essential techniques of stratification and scarification. This guide explores the methods needed to prepare hardy seeds, such as hardy annual and perennial seeds, for successful germination.
People are putting pennies in their soil – and it's not in the hope of growing a money tree. But should you rush to hop on this trend?
People are putting pennies in their soil – and it's not in the hope of growing a money tree. But should you rush to hop on this trend?
Easy Ways To Tell If Your Garden Soil Is Lacking In Nitrogen - House Digest
Easy Ways To Tell If Your Garden Soil Is Lacking In Nitrogen - House Digest
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How to Make Compost Tea to Fertilize Your Garden (Aerated)
Learn how to make aerated compost tea to feed your plants! We'll explore its benefits, supplies needed, the easy step-by-step process of how to make it, and ways to use compost tea in the garden.
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Why You Should Compost
We breakdown(!) why you should compost. It's not just about zero waste but also climate breakdown.
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How Composting Helps Your Garden Soil
How Composting Helps Your Garden Soil
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How To Compost Leaves Fast! 5 Tricks to Speed Up Your Leaf Compost Pile's Decay!
Falling leaves are one of the beauties of autumn. But just because they are beautiful doesn’t mean they can’t be practical, and we can show you how to turn them into rich compost in no time at all. On their own, leaves can take a couple of years to break down, but if you want to have great compost in just a few months, start by selecting the best leaves that will break down quickly. Then, shred those leaves and start building your compost pile.
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Compost indoors without worms
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How to Start Composting at Home - The Duvall Homestead
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15 Advanced Seed Starting Secrets You Won’t Learn At The Garden Center
15 Advanced Seed Starting Secrets You Won’t Learn At The Garden Center
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Homeowner shares frustrations after finding landscaping mistake left by previous owners: 'You'll be finding that stuff for years'
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Guerrilla Composting: How to Recycle Food Waste without a Compost Bin
The smashed remains of a nectarine, spent coffee grounds, a handful of egg shells, three banana peels…I can’t bring myself to throw this stuff in the trash. Is that weird? I mean, these are raw materials. Worm food. Fuel for the soil. Future plant nutrients. When we’re away from home, we’ve started recycling food waste—without… Continue reading »
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Can you add fertilizer to a compost pile?
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5 Things Expert Vegetable Growers Know to Do to Keep Your Soil Rich and Garden Crops Abundant
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Leaf mold