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Automate Your Indoor Grow Room – Power

There is a huge benefit to growing plants outside, and that is the fact that you do not have to go out and turn the sun on each day. The sun is there every day, no matter what, even if clouds are blocking it. When you are growing plants indoors however, there is no sun. You are the sun. My first days indoor gardening taught…

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Building A Garden Fence

How To Build A Panel Style Garden Fence

Rabbits, woodchucks, and deer. All three are not necessarily a welcome site for most gardeners to see in their garden. If they can catch them in the act that is. Oftentimes it is the decimated aftermath of leaves, half eaten crops, and plant stems that show any evidence of them being there. If you’ve had this happen to you, I don’t have to explain the…

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Toilet Roll Transplant Experiment – Part Two

Transplanting The Rolls

You guys didn’t think I would leave you hanging on this experiment did you? A number of posts back, I began an experiment to grow beans and sunflowers in toilet paper rolls in an effort to reuse something that would normally be tossed away. Get up to speed on that post here:┬áToilet Roll Transplant Experiment – Part One As expected, the plants grew. And for…

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Toilet Roll Transplant Experiment – Part One

Toilet paper rolls. Can’t live with them, can’t live without them. Or in my case, feel bad constantly throwing them out. In an effort to go one step above throwing these things in the recycling, we have decided to save them and use them as seed starting containers for some of our transplants. We have seen this done before and talked about, but have never…

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