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7 Materials That Make Great Garden Mulch

Mulch can improve garden soil and also limit weeds. Here are a number of materials that make good mulch, their pros and cons, and where you can get them.

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7 Tricks for a Successul No-Till Garden

Timing, type and source of cover material, and letting go of certain preconceived ideas factor into establishing a no-till garden that works for your circumstances.

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Make the Best Use of Fertilizer in Small Spaces

Nurseries are beautiful places, but they can be very confusing when it comes to fertilizer. Here’s how to make the best choices for the plants in your container garden.

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15 Hacks for Your Hobby Farm

Sometimes a tried-and-true solution won’t work, and you have to hack your way into a new idea. Here are hacks designed for hobby farms.

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8 Great Soil Amendments for Your Garden

Many of these items can go in your compost, but spot application where they are most needed in your soil can provide more benefits to your plants.