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10 Fast Growing Vegetables

Grow your best garden and get veggies harvested quickly with these 10 fast growing vegetables. Learn the best varieties you can grow from seed to garden to table in around 60 days or less. Fast Growing Vegetables It is no secret that we are going through a very interesting time. And many folks are starting …

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Gardening with Goats

Goats are so useful for a variety of jobs around the homestead. And one that is incredibly helpful is in the garden. I’m sharing our best ways to get started with gardening with goats. How to Use Goats in the Garden We’ve been using our goats to help us with some big tasks like brush …

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The Family Garden Plan

Coming up with a plan and a system for gardening to feed your family doesn’t have to be super complicated. It does take a bit of research and some trial and error. But I discovered a great resource that will help creating a family garden plan a little easier. I was recently sent a copy …

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Gardening with Transplants

Gardening with transplants is one of the easiest ways to get started with gardening. Its perfect for beginners and even for those of us who have been doing this gardening thing for awhile. But before you head out to the nursery to purchase your new transplants, there are a few things to consider.  What steps …

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Herb Gardening for Beginners

Starting an herb garden is a rewarding way to begin (or expand) your gardening knowledge. Once you learn how to grow nutritious herbs, you’ll be enjoying their beauty and flavor for years to come! So…what are the basics of herb gardening for beginners? Where should to begin if you have zero experience growing herbs – …

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