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Even if you don’t consider yourself a “green thumb”, our Gardening Guides will help you make the most of your outdoor space and contribute to you living a more sustainable lifestyle.

From chemical-free pest control to companion planting and yard accents, we cover it all!

low effort dorm room plants

7 Low-Effort Plants for Your Dorm Room

When it comes to adding some life to your dorm room, there are a lot of options out there. But if you're looking for something low-effort (and let's be honest, who isn't?), then plants are the way to go. If you're looking to add hints of lively green to your dorm room, here are seven low-maintenance plants that are perfect for beginners:
vertical gardens

Vertical Gardens: What You Need To Know To Grow Your Own

Vertical gardens aim to overcome the challenges most people face with gardening space, especially in urban areas. With this type of gardening, you can grow various plants, including fruits, vegetables, herbs, and flowers. Here's what you need to know to start growing your own.
patio garden

How To Assemble A Patio Garden Using Upcycled Materials

Are you looking for a patio transformation that will delight the eye without requiring the purchase of a bunch of cheaply-made, environmentally non-friendly baubles? If so, then put on your work clothes, round up some discarded treasures and get ready to create a beautiful haven that will both impress your friends and be kind to the earth.
greenhouse gardening pros and cons

The Pros and Cons of Greenhouse Gardening

Greenhouse gardening is a great way to start gardening or extend your growing season. This type of gardening allows you to create the ideal conditions for your plants to grow and flourish. It's typically used to grow various plants, including vegetables, fruits, and flowers. However, there are some things you must consider before deciding if greenhouse gardening is right for you.
chicken manure

How to Use Chicken Manure as Fertilizer

Chicken manure is an excellent fertilizer for gardens big and small. It's rich in nutrients that improve the health of your plants. In fact, it is often referred to as "black gold" by gardeners because of its ability to give plants a significant boost. Here's everything you need to know about using it in your garden.
water conservation in gardening

Beating The Hot Sun: Water Conservation for the Perfect Yard

How do you conserve water and yet still have your ideal perfect yard? Here are five tips to help you keep a your yard looking great throughout long hot summer day's.
precision farming

Precision Farming: What It Is and How It Can Benefit Your Farm

With a rising population and worsening climatic conditions, we must find creative ways to feed them. Our current methods characterized by monocultures and excessive use of fossil-fuel chemicals just won't cut it. But, what are the alternatives? One promising option is precision farming. This introduction covers the basics.
start a veggie patch

Why you should consider starting a veggie patch

As the world becomes more industrialized, it's essential to hold onto traditions like growing your own food. It is a great way to be self-sufficient and has several benefits for your health, the community, and the planet.
hydroponics gardening at home

Tips for Successful Hydroponics Gardening at Home: The Basics

Hydroponics provide you with a very interesting, unique approach when it comes to cultivating and growing vegetables in your home. Even if you live in an apartment, you can create a hydroponics system for your kitchen. Here's how
container gardening

A Beginner’s Guide to Container Gardening

If you're interested in starting a garden but don't have a lot of space, container gardening is a great solution. Container gardens are easy to set up and can be placed just about anywhere - on a patio, balcony, or even indoors. In this guide, we'll show you everything you need to start container gardening, including what kind of containers to use, what plants grow well in containers, and how to care for your plants.


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