How To Test Soil pH Without a Kit
So you've started your very own vegetable garden, but now you realize that different vegetables require different soil pH! So how to test soil pH without a kit? Is your soil more acidic or more alkaline? These are very important things to know, especially when you're growing fruits or vegetables as different plants require different soil acidity. Testing soil pH without a kit is actually quite simple and all you need are a couple of ingredients that you probably already have in your home…
Re-potting Aloe Vera Pups Dividing Aloe Vera Babies From The Parent Plant
Repotting Aloe Vera Pups Dividing Aloe Vera Babies From The Parent Plant. Simple instructions and tips are shown below will help you to divide, repot and gr
Slugs In Garden? 9 Natural Ways To Get Rid Of Slugs In The Garden
How to get rid of slugs in the garden can be a challenge. When planting a garden, slugs and snails seem to show up.
How to Make a $10 DIY Compost Bin for Your Garden » Family Growing Pains
Composting is one of the best things you can do for your garden, but compost bins are expensive. Here is how to make a $10 compost bin in minutes.
How to Build a 3-bin Compost System for FREE - Off Grid World
This DIY pallet compost bin system is a nice alternative to the expensive alternatives you can buy at the store. It is simple, completely free, and fast!
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Grandma's Secret Weapons
Composting is great, we can all agree on that. But turning your compost and aerating it can be a pain. Especially if you are 86 years old! ...
Corrugated Iron Compost Bay - Update - Progress So Far!
A few months back I posted on Hometalk that we built a 3 bay compost system out of scrap corrugated iron sheets and some timber. Well a couple of months on this is how it is looking. The bay on the right needs turning but has already been turned several times and breaking down nicely. It did reach 64 degrees Celsius which is higher than the 50 degrees needed to kill off any weed seeds. The thermometer is a cheap aquarium thermometer (cost a dollar or so) inside a glass jar with th…
INCREDIBLE BENEFITS OF VANILLA
The only orchid that is grown for both its flowers and fruits is vanilla. Here are the incredible benefits of vanilla that you need to know.
Soil Layers and Types of Soil vocabulary cards, assessments, activities, interactive notebook pages and an exciting soil SCOOT game are all included in these fun and engaging supplemental resources for your Soil Unit!Vocabulary Cards- use as a word wall, matching game, sorting activity, flashcards, ...
How to Grow Vanilla Beans: Vanilla Bean Plant Info
Love the intoxicating scent of vanilla beans and want to learn how to grow vanilla beans? You've come to the right place! The Vanilla bean plant, Vanilla planifolia, is a climbing orchid that is native to Mexico and is actually the only member of the orchid family that is edible. These vines can grow as big as 300 feet, but, when grown in a smaller space, can be managed to about 20 feet. For the vine to flower, it does need to be at least 10 feet in length, which will take about 5-6 years…
How To Plan Out The Best Place To Put A Compost Bin
Wondering where the best place to put a compost bin is? Are there too many variables to consider? Convenience is key so that you can easily use the compost. #compostbins #location #gardenlayout
Stop Buying Celery. Use This Brilliant Method to Grow a Never-Ending Supply at Home
Celery is an awesome household vegetable we use for everything from salads to snacks. This veggie is usually cheap enough to buy, but what if we told you that you could easily grow a neverending supply of your own for free? It’s relatively fast and simple to grow your own celery at home. And if […]