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Your Perfect Lawn
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Hundreds of easy to follow ideas, tips and shortcuts to create the perfect lawn. This is the book that will cover EVERYTHING you need to know about creating the lawn of your dreams. Order Now
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Aero Grow - Aero Garden
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Enjoy fresh greens at every meal no matter what the season. With AeroGrow's AeroGarden garden kit, it's easy to cultivate lettuce, cherry tomatoes, herbs, chili peppers, edible flowers, and more in an energy efficient, organic based environment right in the kitchen. Plug kits for many kinds of plants are available. No dirt or natural light is needed, so even low light spaces are suitable. More...
Tree Help
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Starting trees from seed can be one of the most rewarding gardening activities More

Clay Soils

Clay soils are stiff, wet, heavy and usually "cold." For garden purposes, until properly transformed, they hold too much water, are difficult to handle, and they are "late." You don't have to be discouraged by clay soils. By proper treatment it may be brought into excellent condition for growing vegetables, and will produce some sorts better than any warm, light, "garden" soil. 

The most important thing to do with the clay soil garden, is to have it thoroughly drained. Because of the small amount of ground usually required for a home garden it should not brake up the budget.

The first way to improve clay soil is to use draining system. This will entail no great expense and it will increase the productivity of your garden at least 50 to 90 per cent. Such an increase, as you can see, will pay a very handsome annual dividend on the cost of draining.  Moreover, the draining system, if properly put in, will practically never need renewal.

The second way to improve clay soils is by using coarse vegetable manures, large quantities of stable, manures, ashes, chips, sawdust, sand, or any similar materials, which will tend to break up and lighten the soil mechanically. Lime and land plaster are also valuable, as they cause chemical changes which tend to break up clayey soils.

The third thing to do in treating a garden of heavy soil is to plow, ridging up as much as possible, in the fall, thus leaving the soil exposed to the pulverizing influences of weather and frost. Usually it will not need replowing in the spring. If not plowed until the spring, care should be taken not to plow until it has dried out sufficiently to crumble from the plow, instead of making a wet, pasty furrow.

The good thing about clay soil is that it will not let any plant food go to waste. It will hold manures and fertilizers incorporated with it longer than any other soil.


Companion Planting
- A Complete Guide to Growing Healthy Plants

By creating a healthy garden and lifestyle you will regain energy levels, help restore your immune system and give yourself and your family the best chance of living long, happy &  healthy lives.


Over countless centuries gardeners have been keen observers of nature, noticing how plants perform depending on their surroundings. When people discovered combinations that worked well or observed the relationship a particular plant had with certain insects, their experiences were passed on to the next generation. 

Laboratory research can now prove that certain plants contain insecticides. There are many proven examples of plants that benefit others, such as French Marigolds that can be used to clear the ground of nematodes. The nematodes are attracted to the roots of the Marigold where they are unable to breed. The next generation of nematodes are greatly reduced or eliminated. This is an effective method of protection for a crop susceptible to nematodes - such as tomatoes - especially if the Marigolds are planted heavily in an area a season before planting the desired crop. ORDER NOW!

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