A broken outside tap is a real bummer, especially in the summer. We're in the peak of gardening season and the kids want to play in the sprinkler - but the outside tap isn't working. Not only is this ..
How do you scare away pigeons but not other birds? Otherwise known as "rats of the sky" (okay, only I say that), pigeons are an annoying pest that most of us will deal with at some point or another. I..
Hydroponic gardening is the ideal growing system for enthusiastic gardeners who don't have an outdoor garden space. It is also ideal for growing spinach, as you can perfectly control the growing envir..
We are surrounded by plastic, so it is only natural that we use plastic in our gardens to grow food. We will discuss 7 ways how to grow vegetables in plastic, and which plastics are safe to choose fro..
Just because you don't have a garden, doesn't mean you can't make the move towards growing your own food. Even if you don't have a patch of dirt to call your own, you can still grow vegetables with on..
Spring is always an exciting time for the gardener, when you prepare your plot or container to produce an abundant harvest. Every garden has to start somewhere. It usually begins with a tiny seed, but..
Just like a weed is any plant growing where you don't want it, so a pest is a bug that is eating a plant you don't want it to. But just because we happened to plant a succulent green in a spot where a..
There is nothing like cooking and eating a meal that you grew yourself. Even if it is just pulling a carrot for an afternoon snack, you can easily grow your own food and become more self-sufficient. B..
A classic science experiment in school is to put a plant in a dark closet and see what happens. The outcome: it turns white, withers, and dies without the sun. However, there is a way how to grow vege..