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Epsom salt uses are extensive... including in the garden! Epsom is most commonly thought of as a healing remedy for soaking tired feet or a hot restorative bath, but it can also be a wonderful supplement in your garden. Epsom salts do...

Growing Your Own Blueberries When it comes to blueberries, few things are better than picking blueberries fresh from your own garden and popping them straight into your mouth! Okay, blueberry pancakes are pretty high on the list too. Blueberries are an amazing,...

A Garden in a Bale Of the many benefits of straw bale gardening, one of the most popular is the back-saving easier access. Some folks love it, others diss it. We tried it this year for ourselves and our 81-year-old mother/mother-in-law who's...

Over the years, we've experimented with numerous types of vertical garden ideas. Vertical Vegetable Garden We're on the cusp of a new season and given our small garden footprint, we absolutely need to maximize our space. Space is needed particularly for...

Limited on Garden Space? Go up! Conserving resources, reusing and repurposing—aka upcycling—just makes sense. So we really like this vertical gardening method that will also use up old rain gutter pieces. You can make it out of salvaged pieces as...

Do you know how to grow garlic from bulbs? Ah, garlic. This plant also called a vegetable or herb, is the aromatic foundation of cuisine around the world, humans have been using this ancient plant for flavor, health and medicine for...
Rabbit-repellents-gardensAll.com

Squirrels, rabbits, lagomorphs and insectivores...garden pests are plentiful, but the good news is that so are natural solutions. *One of you all informed us (quite correctly) that rabbits are lagomorphs((https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lagomorpha)) not rodents. Shrews, moles, and hedgehogs are also not rodents, they...

Organic Pest Control for Garden Bugs While some of our fellow gardeners are still waiting for the growing season to come around, we here in Zone 7A are full on! Our plants are coming along. We got them out early...
Yard damage from moles

Moles vs Voles First, let's clarify the difference between these oft-confused critters. Voles and moles are often confused one for the other. Having similar sounding names, both being smallish gray furry critters, looking like rodents, spending most of their lives...

Got Yard? Farm it! When it comes to farming, most people think of acres of land and row upon row of single crops. Even when it comes to gardening, many people think they need at least an acre or a...