Organic Gardening...
Follow
Find
192 views | +0 today
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by klawncare1239
Scoop.it!

How To Stop Slugs and Snails Eating Vegetables Plants

How To Stop Slugs and Snails Eating Vegetables Plants | Organic Gardening, Farming, Lawncare, Landscaping & Eating :) | Scoop.it
How to stop snails and slugs from eating my tomato plants, lettuce and other vegetables. Protect your veg, seedlings, plants from snails and slugs.
klawncare1239's insight:

Gardeners spend a great deal of time just trying to keep their plants safe from large and small predators alike.  Here's another good howto article to help in that process.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by klawncare1239
Scoop.it!

The FarmPlate Young Farmers Series: Brian Stroffolino from Oak Wood Farm | FarmPlate

The FarmPlate Young Farmers Series: Brian Stroffolino from Oak Wood Farm | FarmPlate | Organic Gardening, Farming, Lawncare, Landscaping & Eating :) | Scoop.it
Meet our latest young farmer! Brian Stroffolino from Oak Wood Farm in #VT talks about how he got started in farming http://t.co/8tfp8vyx
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by klawncare1239
Scoop.it!

Buying Guide For Greenhouse Frames | Building Your Own Greenhouse

Buying Guide For Greenhouse Frames | Building Your Own Greenhouse | Organic Gardening, Farming, Lawncare, Landscaping & Eating :) | Scoop.it
Greenhouse frames are often the material that is given the least importance. In fact, choosing a greenhouse frame is often a matter of preference. As for frugal buyers, it is a matter of which material is the most affordable.
klawncare1239's insight:

Depending upon where you live, building a greenhouse could be a very cost effective means of making sure that you've got healthy vegetables for your family and friends all year round.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by klawncare1239
Scoop.it!

Aquaponics Farm Turns Waste to Resources - Earth911.com

Aquaponics Farm Turns Waste to Resources - Earth911.com | Organic Gardening, Farming, Lawncare, Landscaping & Eating :) | Scoop.it
Guide to local resources including recycling centers, how to recycle, pollution prevention and how help protect the environment.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by klawncare1239
Scoop.it!

Video: A Mini Raised Bed Gardening Experiment

Video: A Mini Raised Bed Gardening Experiment | Organic Gardening, Farming, Lawncare, Landscaping & Eating :) | Scoop.it
Shepard Ambellas | The other day I was thinking how December 21st 2012 was creeping up rather quickly and I had nothing ready preparedness wise.
klawncare1239's insight:

Did I already post this?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by klawncare1239
Scoop.it!

526,421 family farms threatened by new death tax | WashingtonExaminer.com

526,421 family farms threatened by new death tax | WashingtonExaminer.com | Organic Gardening, Farming, Lawncare, Landscaping & Eating :) | Scoop.it
New legislation that jumps the death tax to 55 percent of estates exceeding $1 million threatens 526,421 family farms, of about 25 percent of all farms in America, according to a Senate analysis.
klawncare1239's insight:

Why should families have to pay a SECOND tax on wealth that has already been taxed heavily the first time around?  It's legalized theft, and every freedom loving American should stand against it.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by klawncare1239
Scoop.it!

Tenn.’s ‘Barefoot Farmer’ Shutting Down Organic Farm | Cornucopia Institute

Tenn.’s ‘Barefoot Farmer’ Shutting Down Organic Farm | Cornucopia Institute | Organic Gardening, Farming, Lawncare, Landscaping & Eating :) | Scoop.it
USA Today By Duane Marsteller and Josh Brown, The Tennessean Owner, Jeff Poppen, widely known from dozens of appearances on public television, is concerned (#organics Tenn.’s ‘Barefoot Farmer’ Shutting Down Organic Farm: USA Today...
klawncare1239's insight:

It really is a shame, but I can understand his perspective.  He's got the right to do what he thinks is right for his business and his family.  I hope it works out for him.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by klawncare1239
Scoop.it!

Urban farming in Detroit: sowing seeds of hope in the motor city?

Urban farming in Detroit: sowing seeds of hope in the motor city? | Organic Gardening, Farming, Lawncare, Landscaping & Eating :) | Scoop.it
“Every year I’d tell myself it’s going to get better… and, sure enough, it didn’t get better.”– John HantzOnce held up as the epicentre of industrialised mass production, Detroit has for decades been… (RT @EcoInteractive: Urban farming in Detroit:...
klawncare1239's insight:

I'm not sure how much hope there is Detriot.  It's a verified war zone.  But, if there IS hope, it's going to come from the people, coming together to solve their problems, and, urban farming may be one of the ways to start moving in that direction.

more...
No comment yet.