Eating Cheap from the Garden

Frugal Gardener Mort Mather shares how you can be eating cheap from the garden by investing only in tools, making fertilizer and buying cheap seed.



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There are three basic areas of expense in a garden—tools, fertilizer, and seeds. Tools are a long-term investment and can be amortized for their life. Fertilizer can be free for the collector of organic matter. Seeds can be free for the seedsaver.
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Chart: Fertilizer plans.
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