Free Plans & Printables

Make Your Own Cheap and Easy Plant Propagation Box

Free Plans & Printables

When I was going through our local Master Gardener course, we went on a field trip to Memphis Botanic Gardens, where the resident garden manager, Chris Cosby, led a brief course in propagation techniques. One of the methods he described was using a modified styrofoam cooler to make a propagation box for cuttings. I built […]

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Fall Garden Planner

Free Plans & Printables

(EDIT 8/12/12:  The download is corrected and no longer has a year on it.) Why, oh, why did I put 2009 on that planner?  The truth is that you can use it every year.  The year doesn’t matter.  The frost date never changes.  But, the program I used to make this planner, I no longer […]

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Free Great Growth Webinar!

Beginner Gardens

In this nine- minute recorded module, we talk about choosing plants that will thrive in your area, versus those that *could* grow in your area .  Go see!    It’s free!

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Great Garden Soil Webinar!

Beginner Gardens

Module TWO in our Grow A Great Garden Without Trying series is here!  Six minutes of imported dirt talk, plus a pretty awesome permaculture trick at the end so you don’t have to water so much this year.  When you get to the publisher website, enter the webinar area on the right hand side.

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Free 8-Minute Compost Webinar!

Beginner Gardens

Come!  Watch!  Hear our nasal voices and awkward pauses!  This is the first module in our series called “Grow A Great Garden Without Trying” produced by the publisher of our new book Little House in the Suburbs: Backyard farming and home skills for self-sufficient living.  Click the pic to go to the webinar.  Look for […]

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