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Companion Crops: Growing Better Together

Companion Crops: Growing Better Together

Just like in life, having good friends can make all the difference in the garden. When it comes to growing fruits and vegetables, some plants simply bring out the best  
The Three Sisters of Companion Planting

The Three Sisters of Companion Planting

Where would wine be without cheese, or peanut butter without jelly? Simon without Garfunkel? And let's not forget our special guests today, the "Three Sisters" otherwise known as corn, beans,  
Homemade Bug Spray for Vegetable Plants

Homemade Bug Spray for Vegetable Plants

A good old-fashioned spray with the hose is my favorite way to rid my veggie garden of leaf-eating pests, especially the Japanese beetles who love to munch on my basil.