First Hospital-Based Greenhouse To Grow Organic Vegetables Year Round

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Wouldn't it be terrific to be able to grow organic vegetables year round? Having the benefit of all of that nutrient-dense and pesticide-free produce at your fingertips would be a windfall to your continued good health. Well, who better to to … [Continue reading]

First Lady Michelle Obama: Vegetable Gardening For Health

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First Lady Michelle Obama broke ground on the south lawn of the White House in 2009 to expand their kitchen garden. Endorsing vegetable gardening for better health and setting a positive example to help combat the rampant obesity epidemic in the … [Continue reading]

More Container Vegetable Gardening Tips And Tricks

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When it comes to container vegetable gardening one of the best reasons to try it is to extend your growing season. If you get your late crops in on time but don't want to worry about whether or not the first frost will wipe out your best efforts, you … [Continue reading]

Best Organic Vegetable Gardening Techniques For Conserving Water

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The use of organic vegetable gardening techniques operates under the presumption that resources are precious and they should be used as effectively and efficiently as possible. After all, this is what nature does every day. One of our most precious … [Continue reading]

Raised Bed Vegetable Gardening In Bay View

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Walk with me and take a step by step raised bed vegetable gardening tour of some points of interest here in Bay View, a community in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. I happen to know this area very well as I go there quite a lot. It also just happens to be … [Continue reading]

Best Tips For Late Season Container Vegetable Gardening

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I must admit that I truly enjoy container vegetable gardening. On the one hand, it does present a few potential challenges, what with the pots drying out faster than planting in the ground, or even in a raised bed setup. But I think some of those … [Continue reading]

Raised Bed Vegetable Gardening Easier On The Elderly

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Raised bed vegetable gardening is a very good approach to help alleviate some of the drudgery of gardening. As we are all getting older (I should only speak for myself at this point), finding ways to lessen the need to bend, stoop and kneel while … [Continue reading]

Elevate Your Planting With Raised Bed Vegetable Gardening

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So what is it about raised bed vegetable gardening that's all the rage? Well, when you think about it, there are several advantages. The first and foremost is that it's much easier on your back. More importantly for your plants, the soil warms more … [Continue reading]

Planning And Planting A Fall Vegetable Garden

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Planting a fall vegetable garden requires planning. You have to know when the first frost is likely (going to) occur. You also have to know the time to maturity of each of your plantings so you can beat that date and have time to harvest your crop. … [Continue reading]

Fall Vegetable Gardening

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So you've decided to do some fall vegetable gardening this year. Well, there are a few things you should know. You can in fact get certain crops going late in the regular growing season. In fact, some are really ideal for starting out late in the … [Continue reading]