Epic Gardening | RSS Feed http://www.epicgardening.com Learn Urban Gardening, Hydroponics, and Aquaponics Thu, 14 May 2015 01:20:00 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.2 15+ Upcycle Ideas For The Garden http://www.epicgardening.com/upcycle-ideas-for-the-garden/ http://www.epicgardening.com/upcycle-ideas-for-the-garden/#comments Thu, 14 May 2015 01:20:00 +0000 http://www.epicgardening.com/?p=2182 The post 15+ Upcycle Ideas For The Garden is by
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Quick Navigation 1. Turn Styrofoam Cups Into Planters2. Turn Mushroom Containers Into Planters​3. Turn Egg Cartons Into Germination Trays​4. Use Plastic Bags To Create Mini Greenhouses5. Use a Crib for a Trellis6. Use Clothing as Plant Ties7. Use Fence Pieces For Container Gardening8. Use Trash Cans For Compost Bins9. Turn Wine Corks Into Containers10. Weave […]

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How To Grow Your Own Wheatgrass http://www.epicgardening.com/grow-wheatgrass/ http://www.epicgardening.com/grow-wheatgrass/#comments Tue, 12 May 2015 20:52:44 +0000 http://www.epicgardening.com/?p=2178 The post How To Grow Your Own Wheatgrass is by
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I'll be the first to admit...For a while, I thought wheatgrass was one of those "health nut" foods that people raved about just because they thought they were being healthy. After I got into gardening and realized just how easy (and fun) they are to grow, and some of the nutritional benefits to them, I […]

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Epic Gardening Reviews: The AquaFarm http://www.epicgardening.com/epic-gardening-reviews-the-aquafarm/ http://www.epicgardening.com/epic-gardening-reviews-the-aquafarm/#comments Sat, 09 May 2015 19:35:14 +0000 http://www.epicgardening.com/?p=2280 The post Epic Gardening Reviews: The AquaFarm is by
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We've got an Aquafarm to take a look at today on the blog.  It's a pretty cool countertop aquaponics system that was first brought to life via Kickstarter by the same guys who do the Mushroom Kit that I've also reviewed here on the blog.​The Aquafarm is designed to be a mini-aquaponics system, an introduction to […]

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How To Grow Asparagus: Everything You Need To Know http://www.epicgardening.com/how-to-grow-asparagus/ http://www.epicgardening.com/how-to-grow-asparagus/#comments Fri, 08 May 2015 19:54:30 +0000 http://www.epicgardening.com/?p=2549 The post How To Grow Asparagus: Everything You Need To Know is by
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Asparagus is one of those perennial veggies that takes patience to grow, but is ever so satisfying once you have it up and running. It's absolutely delicious and is usually one of the first crops to come to harvest in the spring time. As far as nutrition, it's packed with vitamin C, B vitamins, iron, and […]

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Epic Gardening Basics: How to Grow Beans http://www.epicgardening.com/how-to-grow-beans/ http://www.epicgardening.com/how-to-grow-beans/#comments Thu, 07 May 2015 16:50:00 +0000 http://www.epicgardening.com/?p=2559 The post Epic Gardening Basics: How to Grow Beans is by
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Beans are one of the most powerful and versatile plants you can plant in your garden.  They yield a massive amount of pods, and are nitrogen-fixers, meaning they add valuable nitrogen back to your soil. No matter how they're eaten - shelled, whole, dried, or fresh - beans are one of the most popular veggies […]

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How A Home Aquaponics System Can Feed Your Family…Forever http://www.epicgardening.com/home-aquaponics-system/ http://www.epicgardening.com/home-aquaponics-system/#comments Wed, 06 May 2015 23:18:58 +0000 http://www.epicgardening.com/?p=2666 The post How A Home Aquaponics System Can Feed Your Family…Forever is by
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Do you absolutely love growing your own food? Maybe you already have chickens and a garden in the backyard, but want to take your sustainable lifestyle to the next level.That's where aquaponics comes in. It's been around for hundreds of years, with roots in ancient China and South America, but is becoming more and more […]

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5 Great Vegetable Garden Ideas http://www.epicgardening.com/5-great-vegetable-garden-ideas/ http://www.epicgardening.com/5-great-vegetable-garden-ideas/#comments Mon, 04 May 2015 20:46:28 +0000 http://www.epicgardening.com/?p=2591 The post 5 Great Vegetable Garden Ideas is by
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As gardeners, we have to be honest...There is nothing quite as wonderful as a veggie garden. Sure, flowering plants smell nice, but can you eat your roses or lilies? Only when you plant veggies can you eat the results of your labors. Veggies do not always look pretty, and they are A LOT more work […]

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3 Tips to Safely Using a Chainsaw in the Garden http://www.epicgardening.com/using-a-chainsaw-in-the-garden/ http://www.epicgardening.com/using-a-chainsaw-in-the-garden/#comments Thu, 30 Apr 2015 17:41:10 +0000 http://www.epicgardening.com/?p=2726 The post 3 Tips to Safely Using a Chainsaw in the Garden is by
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A chainsaw can be a valuable asset for those in need of maintaining a yard, especially one that has suffered from years of neglect. Dealing with years of overgrowth or removing tree branches may be necessary when reclaiming an urban landscape as part of a community gardening project.These can all be done easily with a […]

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How To Build Your Own Polytunnel http://www.epicgardening.com/how-to-build-your-own-polytunnel/ http://www.epicgardening.com/how-to-build-your-own-polytunnel/#comments Fri, 17 Apr 2015 17:53:48 +0000 http://www.epicgardening.com/?p=2618 The post How To Build Your Own Polytunnel is by
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Everyone and their grandmother seems to be building polytunnels these days - and for a good reason. They're an absolutely amazing gardening tool that extend the growing season, protect your garden from the elements, and ultimately increase the size of your harvest.And for all of these benefits, you don't even have to build a permanent […]

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How to Choose a Garden Fence http://www.epicgardening.com/how-to-choose-a-garden-fence/ http://www.epicgardening.com/how-to-choose-a-garden-fence/#comments Wed, 15 Apr 2015 16:00:31 +0000 http://www.epicgardening.com/?p=2692 The post How to Choose a Garden Fence is by
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​Most of us think of garden fences as a way to protect the garden from pests - those deer, rabbits, and other critters that can wreak havoc on a garden. While that's exactly what they're used for, there's nothing that says you can't also have a beautiful garden fence.It can be a little bit of […]

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