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Does growing vegetables save you money?

Of course its possible to overspend and try to grow inappropriate plants that fail, but with some good planning, you can start small and save money as you improve your gardening skills. Plus its not all about saving money!

7 Ways to prevent soil erosion

7 Ways to Prevent Soil Erosion

One of the biggest mistakes in backyard gardens is leaving topsoil exposed to the elements. Why it’s important to protect garden soil and 7 ways to prevent soil erosion.

Comfrey Improves Soil pin

Does Comfrey Really Improve Soil?

Comfrey has long been touted as a miracle plant for its soil-boosting properties by permaculture enthusiasts. Does it really heal damaged soil?

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Green Thumb Thursday Linkup 12/18

“Gardening is a matter of your enthusiasm holding up until your back gets used to it.” ― Author Unknown Come, linkup your garden posts each week and grow with us! An InLinkz Link-up