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Growing Asparagus Made Easy

Growing Asparagus Made Easy

Grow your own food! Asparagus is the plant that keeps on giving. Get started with these easy tips!

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Best Weather For Gardening Tasks

Best Weather For Gardening Tasks

Good gardening weather can be different from what you’d expect. Find out when the best times are to tackle your chores.

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How “Guerrilla Gardening” Is Taking Root

How “Guerrilla Gardening” Is Taking Root

Move over graffiti artists, guerrilla gardeners around the world are changing the urban landscape, one city block at a time.

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8 Ways To Organize Your Gardening Workspace

8 Ways To Organize Your Gardening Workspace

These bright ideas will help you make your time in the garden more efficient and fun!

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Plant A Rose Garden Like A Pro (Even If You’re Not)!

Plant A Rose Garden Like A Pro (Even If You’re Not)!

Our tips can help anyone grow magnificent, fragrant blooms that are the envy of the neighborhood. Learn how!

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10 Creative Ways To Recycle Old Newspapers

10 Creative Ways To Recycle Old Newspapers

Check out these helpful ideas to put that stack of papers to good use around your home and garden!

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Container Gardening: Growing Citrus

Container Gardening: Growing Citrus

With the right pot and a space on your back deck, anyone can grow delicious fruits. Learn how!

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Perk Up Your Patio With Strawberries!

Perk Up Your Patio With Strawberries!

Learn how you can brighten up any small outdoor space with beautiful and bountiful strawberries!

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A Firsthand Look at “Farm to Table”

A Firsthand Look at “Farm to Table”

The farm-to-table movement has forever altered the way we think about dining out. Read more about other benefits of community gardening and local, healthy eating.

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If you notice a hole in the upper left-hand corner of your Farmers' Almanac, don't return it to the store! That hole isn't a defect; it's a part of history. Starting with the first edition of the Farmers' Almanac in 1818, readers used to nail holes into the corners to hang it up in their homes, barns, and outhouses (to provide both reading material and toilet paper). In 1919, the Almanac's publishers began pre-drilling holes in the corners to make it even easier for readers to keep all of that invaluable information (and paper) handy.

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