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Anyone can be a plant propagator with these easy, traditional and low-tech plant propagation techniques.
Learn the ins and outs of growing lettuce, including Loose-leaf, Butterhead, Romaine and Crisphead varieties. All types of lettuce grow best in cool weather, so plan to add it to your garden in spring or fall.
‘Abraham Lincoln’ tomatoes are large, meaty, flavorful heirloom tomatoes. There are many exceptional heirloom tomatoes, but ‘Abraham Lincoln’ consistently produces huge crops of extra large, meaty fruit.
Hate to wait? Start a new garden with this instant garden plan and reap the benefits faster.
The sharp metal edges of kitchen scrubbers act as a slug repellent in your garden.
The 1864 Farmer’s Almanac encourages farmers to discourage crows by providing them with whiskey-soaked corn.
Avoid high fertilizer costs — here are your best organic fertilizers, including two that you won’t even have to pay for! Build better garden soil using organic fertilizers found in your very own backyard.