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Help container gardens stay cool during the hot summ...

Help container gardens stay cool during the hot summer months! 

Here are some quick tips to help keep your containers cool and healthy...

  Container gardens are vulnerable to overheating, here are some quick tips to help keep your containers cool and healthy: Lightly mulch. If you can, try to position the containers out of the hot western sun. If the container plants dry out to the point where re-wetting is not working, try soaking them in a bucket of water for half an hour, then drain the excess water. Container saucers full of water can create root rot and mosquito breeding. Instead, try to...
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Hanging Basket: Strawberries

Hanging Basket: Strawberries

Farmer John explains how easy it is to make your own hanging basket with strawberries. 

 Subscribe to Our YouTube Channel  Farmer John explains how easy it is to make your own hanging basket with strawberries. It is cheaper than buying the premade strawberry baskets. Great for apartment living as well!
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Gardening Tips: Pallet Planter

Farmer John trying out some vertical gardening with pallets.
 Subscribe to Our YouTube Channel Farmer John trying out some vertical gardening with pallets. It easy and cheap to do. If you are limited on space and want to grow a bunch of food, check out this video.
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Container Gardening: Zone Gardening

Farmer John with container gardening in zones. He explains gardening in upper, side and surface zones in a water trough he bought for $10. 
Subscribe to Our YouTube Channel Farmer John with container gardening in zones. He explains gardening in upper, side and surface zones in a water trough he bought for $10. Tomato SeedsMesclun Mix SeedsPea SeedsSustainable Seed Co. gives you simple, fast tips on how to grow from seed. To check out some of our selections.
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