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Dress Up the Garden With Functional Trellises

The use of trellises in gardens can add both decoration and function. Depending on the material used, they can offer contrast or accents. They can vary somewhat from the trellis to train-climbing roses on to a wedding trellis for staging … Continue reading

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Creative, Low Cost Yard Projects

We wanted a small pond in the yard – but like many priced them and dismissed being able to actually have one. Then a free tub came our way…and a pile of concrete blocks that were broken and deemed worthless. … Continue reading

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Composting Manure

As a part of our micro farm operation, composting is a valued part of the process. Last winter we received some shredded bark, heavy in pine, from some tree trimmers who needed a place to get rid of it. At … Continue reading

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Save Money With Compost

A guest post for this installment! If you are a gardener then you might be getting tired of spending hundreds on topsoil every year. Have you ever thought about starting a compost pile? As disgusting and as hard as it … Continue reading

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