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How to Keep and Plant a Live Christmas Tree

There are many things to consider when deciding which type of Christmas tree is best for you and your family, especially if you are looking to plant it in your yard once the holiday season is over! Learn all about how to choose, care for, and plant live Christmas trees in this helpful article.

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How to Keep and Plant a Live Christmas Tree

There are many things to consider when deciding which type of Christmas tree is best for you and your family, especially if you are looking to plant it in your yard once the holiday season is over! Learn all about how to choose, care for, and plant live Christmas trees in this helpful article.

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A Complete Guide to Fall Planting

There are plenty of ways to extend the season for your warm-weather crops like tomatoes and peppers, pivot to cool-season crops for fall harvest, and even actively grow fresh veg through the winter months! Read more with our fall planting guide!

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Complete Guide to Growing Brassicas

Growing brassicas is a great way to continue getting fresh vegetables throughout the fall and winter seasons. With a little help from our complete guide to growing brassicas, you’ll be ready to begin planting and harvesting in no time!

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How to Apply Compost By Hand (The Easy Way)

In this article, you’ll learn all about why you should apply compost by hand, how to do so, and what the best types of compost are. These are all important parts of the process, so let’s get started!

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Potting Soil vs. Garden Soil

Each type of soil has a different physical makeup and thus very different applications. Let’s dive into how potting soil differs from garden soil, why that matters, and how to apply this information to your garden for healthier, happier plants!

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Does Lemongrass Repel Mosquitoes?

Lemongrass can be an effective all-natural mosquito repellant, but only if you use it correctly. This article will give you tips and tricks on using lemongrass to repel those pesky summertime insects!

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How to Propagate Basil

Learn how to propagate basil from a stem cutting and grow it into a healthy, productive plant, so you can have all the basil your heart desires.

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How to Read a Fertilizer Bag

When you buy fertilizer for your garden, your lawn, your trees and shrubs, or your houseplants, understanding the “fine print” on the package can be a little confusing. Let’s look at a fertilizer label and decode the information so we can better understand how to read a fertilizer bag.

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Is Mulch Safe For Dogs?

We did some research in order to help you understand why your dog is attracted to mulch, ways to keep Fido away from it, and some alternatives to traditional wood chip mulch that will be less attractive to him.

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Can Dogs Eat Mint?

While mint is largely harmless to dogs, it’s not always best to let them eat it. Here, we’ll go over your questions about dogs eating mint and will offer a few solutions!