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6 Ways to Keep Composting in Winter

For many people, winter is about cozy open fires, slippers and huddling inside. Few people give much thought to their garden during the winter, let alone the compost pile. But composting in the winter gives your garden and soil a great head-start when spring finally comes. Read on for tips and hints to help you […]

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How to Ripen Tomatoes: What Works and What Doesn’t

How To Ripen Tomatoes: What Works and What Doesn’tTomatoes are one of the most popular garden plants. They are tasty, versatile, and easy to grow. However, unless you live in a protected greenhouse, your outdoor tomatoes probably fall victim to pests before they get the chance to fully ripen.It seems your only option is to […]

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What do you do with tomato suckers?

If you’re an avid tomato grower like me, you most likely have had to deal with tomato suckers at some point or another. They’re tricky little things, and I really struggled to figure out whether or not I should leave them be or cut them off.  Table of Contents What is a tomato sucker?What are […]

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