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Midtown DIY: Backyard Landscaping

Summer is long gone, and our backyard was actually completed over two years ago, so it’s probably about time we revealed our outdoor space!

First of all, I should mention that the design of our home, like many of the homes in our neighborhood, is long and narrow. 1,518 more words


Strange gardening, take 2: Small potatoes

A few days ago, in my Strange Gardening post, I noted some of the unusual goings on in this year’s garden. I now have an update. 272 more words

Strange Gardening

This is my 29th season of vegetable gardening.  I began when I bought my house, and started from bare dirt.  There have been many iterations over the years, and if I’ve learned anything, it’s that no two gardening seasons are alike.   735 more words

Tuesday's Tips — Spinosad for Garden Pests

Of all the organic products we can use to eliminate pests in the garden Spinosad (spin-OH-sid) has perhaps the most curious back story.

A scientist who was part of a team that was searching for new naturally occurring pest controls was on vacation in the Caribbean in 1982. 406 more words


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Spring Clean up 2017

The March equinox is Monday, March 20, 2017 at 6:29 A.M. EDT.

It’s official it’s Spring!!  I will be starting Spring clean ups in April.  Hope everybody is well and enjoyed their winter. 36 more words