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Easy DIY tips for keeping birds out of the garden. Ideas for keeping birds from eating your strawberries! Easy DIY tips for keeping birds out of the garden. Ideas for keeping birds from eating your strawberries!

How do You Keep Birds Away from Your Garden?   Since moving out to the country several years ago, I have learned a lot about growing a large garden. One of the things I had to learn quickly was how to keep birds out of the garden.   I do love birds, I really do.…

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The best natural fertilizers for tomatoes The best natural fertilizers for tomatoes

DIY Tomato Plant Food   I love growing tomatoes in my garden every year. They are a must for canning my homemade salsa. Over the years I have learned some tips for growing tomatoes. Here is the best natural fertilizer for tomatoes.   Using Epsom Salt to Fertilize Tomatoes   Many people wonder if epsom…

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How to regrow celery! Tips for growing celery indoors in water from celery scraps. One of my favorite vegetables to regrow. How to regrow celery! Tips for growing celery indoors in water from celery scraps. One of my favorite vegetables to regrow.

Last year my kids and I had fun re-growing green onions. Recently I discovered that you can also re-grow celery! I am still in the middle of this little “experiment” but thought I would share the results with you so far.   The next time you buy a bunch of celery at the grocery store,…

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You can regrow green onions indoors in a glass of water quickly and easily on your own kitchen windowsill. See how much mine grew in one week! You can regrow green onions indoors in a glass of water quickly and easily on your own kitchen windowsill. See how much mine grew in one week!

Did you know that you can actually re-grow green onions? You are not going to believe this until you try it for yourself. Hopefully my photos will make you a believer! I first saw this idea here. I had to give it a try myself.   The next time you buy green onions, cut the…

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Easy tips for getting started growing bean sprouts in jars. Grow your own mung bean sprouts for Chinese and Asian cooking, and more. Easy tips for getting started growing bean sprouts in jars. Grow your own mung bean sprouts for Chinese and Asian cooking, and more.

It’s satisfying to grow your own food at home, and there are many ways you can do that. You can plant a garden, whether in your backyard or in containers, and you can even grow plants on your kitchen counter! Growing bean sprouts is very easy and they are ready to eat in just a…

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