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Freezing Vegetables From Your Garden

It’s the heart of summer and the abundance of ripe goodies in your garden means your eye may be on food preservation. Use these great tips for freezing vegetables to turn your garden harvests into delicious, off-season meals.

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Organic Pest Control: What Works, What Doesn’t

Dealing with an infestation? Our nationwide reader survey reveals the best methods for managing common garden pests

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Self-Seeding Crops You’ll Never Need to Replant

Some crops “seed” themselves, which means less work for you and money saved on seeds. Learn to manage several hardy self-seeders in your garden

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How to Make Aerated Compost Tea

Compost tea allows you to amplify a small amount of compost into a dispersible liquid form, helping a little compost go a lot further.

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Locally Sourced Homemade Greenhouse

Rough-cut lumber from a local sawmill and recycled windows can be used to construct a DIY greenhouse.

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A Glossary of Plant Disease

Plant fungus and vegetable disease can decimate a garden. Gardeners should be aware of ways to prevent and fight these ailments that can affect their crops.