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Sharing the important gardening knowledge we\'ve gained with others is very important. Some valuable tools to help you do that are described and offered.
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Fall Lawn & Garden Preparation
Let's talk about preparing your lawn, trees, shrubs, and garden for winter, and how best to improve your soil during this time of year. Much of this Country seems to be clay soil, so first let’s find out how to improve problem clay soils. These procedures also apply to other types of soil, but...
- Keeping Deer From My Garden
- Planning Nex Year's Garden - What Could You Produce?
- Tropical Garden & Orchard - Questions & Answers Similar to YOUR OWN LOCATION
What about crop rotation - is it important?
There are three reasons for crop rotation: 1. Some crops utilize more of a specific nutrient than others, and by rotating crops soil fertility can be better equalized. 2. Some crops attract specific insects. By rotating the crops the cycle of insect build-up is minimized. 3. If a crop becomes...
Where can I find Advanced topics covered?
When you get ready to think of maximizing your production by growing your own seedlings, using a cold frame/hot house or building your own greenhouse, or growing plants vertically (as I do to achieve over 10,000 pounds of tomatoes on 1/22nd of an acre), consider the Mittleider Gardening Course,...
- Where to Plant - On the Ridges (traditional) or At the Base of the Ridges?