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Veggie Garden Irrigation 101

Veggie Garden Irrigation 101

There are three main ways to irrigate a garden, and all of them take effort (sorry!). I mean, yes, a sprinkler will do the job, but they're not efficient and  
Dealing with Lettuce Diseases

Dealing with Lettuce Diseases

Like all food crops, lettuce plants are susceptible to various fungal diseases. Your greatest weapons against these are best planting practices, which help prevent disease in the first place.  
Nurturing your Gooseberry Bushes

Nurturing your Gooseberry Bushes

Once your gooseberry bushes are settled in—whether it’s in a container, a raised bed, or open ground—consistency is key when it comes to watering. Gooseberries like about an inch of  
Watering Cherry Trees

Watering Cherry Trees

As with any plant, watering your cherry trees is an important consideration. Once you’ve planted your trees, you’ll want to keep them consistently watered, but not soaked, for the first