If you like gardening, you have probably had to deal with some weeds.
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The practice of self-care and personal wellness is becoming a trend on the rise.
If you like to cook, then you can appreciate the value of having your very own herb garden.
What will you do if you lose power right this minute and you have a full load of clothes in a washing machine that won’t turn on?
Gardening itself can be a very arduous task, but it’s more difficult if you’re facing problems like drought and heat.
Don’t buy in to all that commercialism — cleaning products do not need to be filled with all those chemicals to work.
Clean Up Day and Fair Volunteer Training at the Fairgrounds Presented by: The Dallas County Cooperative Extension Office will be on August 27, 2018 at 8:30am at the Dallas County Fairgrounds. For those who are interested in helping throw on some old clothes, grab a broom, and get ready for the County Fair!
The “Property Brothers” of Las Vegas are shooting next season in a familiar locale — Las Vegas.
We have become a society where Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! is no longer an ABBA song, but a philosophy.
Belgian flower growers bested the summer’s blistering heat to lay out 500,000 blossoms on the central square of Brussels, in this year’s edition of the world famous flower carpet.
Landscapes that include fewer wind-pollinated plants could reduce symptoms for those who are particularly sensitive to outdoor allergens, according to a new resource.
When a group of Faith Lutheran Middle School and High School students approached Principal Scott Fogo about two years ago about building a greenhouse on campus, he wasn’t too enthusiastic.
Fans of fresh produce pushed plastic wheelbarrows down rows and rows of leafy green plants Saturday morning, scavenging the earth for cucumbers, eggplant, squash and plucking peaches and pears from trees at Gilcrease Orchard.
Gardening experts have shared a few tips on starting a vegetable garden from scratch.
Everyone is looking for some backyard shade these days, and the latest sun protection is a tensioned fabric canopy called a shade sail.
An abundant garden will ultimately attract many kinds of animals, most of which will be unwelcome pests such as insects and small mammals that can strip your garden clean and destroy everything you worked so hard for.
You don’t need a large plot of land to have a garden with a high vegetable yield.
To keep your lawn looking sharp without breaking your back, follow these five simple tips.
Protecting your garden and yourself from unwanted pests can be a hassle.
When starting a small farm, there are considerations you have to make.
More often than not, you can find the solution to your ailment in nature.
If you want to use a natural and non-toxic weed killer in your garden or homestead, try some horticultural vinegar.
Our relationship with the fig tree is one for the books
Growing oregano is relatively easy, especially indoors.
How to make slug beer traps
Gardening mistakes to avoid when growing potatoes
Laurel leaf, more common known as bay leaf, is a kitchen staple that gives soups and stews better flavor.
How do you know whether or not your soil is suffering from a nutrient deficiency or oversupply? More importantly, how do you fix it?
The view across the Castelluccio plain in central Italy could be mistaken for a painting by Claude Monet: a blur of color created by countless wild flowers growing among the crops.
It may seem like hard work, but having your land cleared for planting will offer you abundant rewards that are well worth it.
With a root cellar, food storage without a refrigerator will be one less thing to worry about.
Baking soda is an incredibly useful product that can be used in your garden.
Eggs, in their entirety – egg white, egg yolk, and eggshell – can be used for a number of purposes that do not include cooking.
Start planting these perennial herbs today; not only do they taste good, they can be used as medicine
7 perennial herbs ideal for your garden
A great tip for weed control for the organic farmer: Well-timed cultural management makes crops more competitive
Weed management is one of the primary challenges organic farmers face.
Unlike store-bought laundry detergent, DIY laundry soap doesn’t use toxic chemicals to clean your clothes.
6 natural ways to get rid of slugs
Growing your own garden can be daunting if you’re a complete novice.
If you’re new to planting food-producing trees, here are some basics that you need to keep in mind.
If you find yourself forced to survive in the woods, it is important to know which plants are safe to forage.
Growing this aromatic and perennial herb is a great introduction to gardening as these plants are relatively easy to grow.
When you plant a new tree, you can expect it to require a little more attention than the rest of your landscaping trees. That is because the root system is still being introduced into the soil and adapting to its new surroundings. So long as you stay committed to a routine tree care schedule, you are likely to have great success with your newly transplanted tree. Continue reading to learn some helpful tips on how to care for a newly planted tree on a daily basis.
Getting rid of pantry pests
A small space should not stymie a gardener’s efforts to grow his own food garden.
Fertilize your garden inexpensively with household waste such as egg shells, coffee grounds, fireplace ash
Fertilizers come in many forms and are employed to boost the soil’s nutrient content and significantly increase the crop’s yield.
No homestead is truly off-grid and self-reliant if it doesn’t have a way to collect and store rainwater for later use.
If you have an empty plot of land in your backyard and you’re not sure what to do with it, why not turn it into your very own vegetable garden?
With some creativity and hard work, urban preppers who live in apartments can also enjoy the many benefits of gardening.
Potatoes, which are rich in starch, are a staple in food stockpiles.
Gardening has taken a back seat among our favorite pastimes in the past few years since a lot of people living in rural areas chose to move to the city