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How to Grow Popcorn (and the best way to pop it!)

I love munching on a big bowl of popcorn in the evening. But it’s even better when the popcorn comes from my own garden! Growing your own popcorn allows you to...

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Choosing the Best Poo for You

Do you ever feel overwhelmed by the choices of composted manure when you flip through our fertilizer catalog? Or perhaps you’ve been offered a free truckload of manure...

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What is Biochar?

Have you heard of biochar? This “new” organic fertilizer is a safe, effective soil amendment with a plethora of benefits from increasing water retention and soil...

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Three Sisters Companion Planting Method

Companion planting is a useful gardening technique of growing certain veggies together to take advantage of their natural tendencies and relationships. This is an idea...

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Worms In Your Apples?

It is such a satisfying experience to reach up into an apple tree and pluck a shiny apple from a branch. But if you take a big, juicy bite and see that the remaining...

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Preserving Citrus with Salt and Sugar

There is nothing like the smell and taste of fresh citrus! But what to do if you have an over abundance of lemons or oranges? Preserve with sugar or salt! The preserving...

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High Density Planting and Pruning Fruit Trees for the Home Orchard

Fruit trees are a wonderful addition to any home, but it requires a commitment to pruning several times a year to keep the tree to a size that will not overwhelm the...

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When & How to Fertilizer Your Fruit Trees

Fruit trees need good nutrition to grow and produce an abundant harvest, just like vegetables, flowers, and other plants. In our helpful video, Tricia explains if, when,...

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How to Grow Meyer Lemons and Other Citrus Trees in Containers

Did you know you can grow citrus indoors no matter where you live? The easiest citrus to grow indoors is the Meyer lemon. Meyer lemons are prized for their sweet flavor,...

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How to Grow Goji Berries (aka wolfberries)

Goji berries, also known as wolfberries, are hardy plants that are drought tolerant and grow in zones 3-10 . A brightly colored orange/red fruit with a slightly sour...