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Monday, July 18, 2016

Now who’s eating my tomatoes?!
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The season has been going great, your tomatoes are growing just fine, and suddenly one day you go out to your garden and there are a ton of leaves missing off your tomato plants! Who is after your garden this time?! You search over and under the leaves and along the stem and finally you come across this guy who looks like a cross between a caterpillar and a unicorn, with way too many “eyes” along its flank.

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Thursday, July 14, 2016

Take note! Keeping a garden journal
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Your garden has been through a lot this year, and we’re sure you’re learning something new about your plants every day. So if you haven’t started one already, we highly recommend keeping track of all your garden success in a garden journal. How else will you remember next year which tomato tasted best, or how often your containers needed watering? You won’t have to remember: It will all be recorded in your notes and photos. (Click to read more


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Friday, July 08, 2016

Flavor your water with blueberries and basil
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Are blueberries still in season in your neck of the woods, or do you have a surplus left over from that Fourth of July barbeque? Here is a recipe sure to beat the summer heat and keep you hydrated out in the garden this weekend.

Just toss a few sprigs of basil fresh from the garden (we like the flavor and great texture of these basils in our lineup:....

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Friday, July 01, 2016

Staying hydrated this Summer
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Who doesn’t love a tall glass of ice water with freshly cut cucumber slices in it? Well if your cukes aren’t ripe just yet, you don’t have to wait all summer to get creative! You can flavor water with just about anything that’s edible and in season in your garden – from fruit and veggies to herbs and even edible flowers!
 
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Thursday, June 30, 2016

Mid-season garden checklist
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Around this time of year your vegetable plants have established themselves. They’re growing and filling their container or garden bed, and probably setting loads of fruit. What an accomplishment! But also around this time you may encounter some changes or obstacles. Whether it’s a yellowing leaf, a leathery fruit, or a plant-eating pest, learning how to scout your garden and be proactive before bad things happen is the sign of a green-thumb gardener. We’ve got a great podcast....

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