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Archive for October, 2013


   Oct 31

Your Questions About Gardening

Richard asks… Book about a family that decides to grow their own food for a year? My friend told me a while ago of a woman with a family that decided to buy some land out in the middle of nowhere and just grow their own food without buying anything. She wrote a book about [...]

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   Oct 30

Your Questions About Gardening

Donna asks… apartment gardening, zone 3? Was wondering, what type of edible plants I can grow in an apartment with a northern exposure in zone 3. Suggestions would be great. I know the problem will be sunlight. It’s limited. The exposure is less than ideal. It figures since this apartment was a swap once I [...]

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   Oct 29

Your Questions About Gardening

Ken asks… What are the common tobbaco plant species and where can I buy seeds? I would like to grow my own tobacco. I live in the right climate and have pretty good soil. Any tips on what seeds to use and the growing process? GardenersCardiff answers: Smoking is bad bbbbbbaaaaadddddd dont smoke, chew instead, [...]

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   Oct 28

Your Questions About Gardening

Mandy asks… what 5-10 dollar kitchen item could go with an herb garden as a gift? I’m getting my cousin a home herb garden for christmas, but I still need to get her about 5-10 dollars more stuff for our secret santa gift exchange. what would be a cute kitchen item I could get her [...]

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   Oct 27

Your Questions About Gardening

Susan asks… Which herbs and plants are easiest to grow for someone that is not familiar with gardening? I live in New Orleans, Louisiana and have been wanting to grow my own herbs and small plants. I don’t have experience in gardening whatsoever and I’d like to know what I should start off with and [...]

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   Oct 26

Your Questions About Gardening

Thomas asks… Wat are 6 quotes in the book ” Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil”? GardenersCardiff answers: Minerva: I never enter the office on Sunday. Ba-a-d juju. John Kelso: I’ve only been here three days and it’s just a shooting, but give it time, okay. This place is fantastic. It’s like Gone [...]

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   Oct 25

Your Questions About Gardening

Maria asks… how hard is it to grow veggies in planters? I live in an apartment and I am toying with the idea of growing my own vegetables this year. What are good veggies to plant and that will thrive in planters on my little porch in CO? GardenersCardiff answers: For many things it’s not, [...]

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   Oct 24

Your Questions About Gardening

Sharon asks… What tips do you have for organic gardening? I try to garden without any chemicals added. What tips do you have? Especially in regards to pest control? GardenersCardiff answers: I love the book Secrets of Companion planting. I’ve never used any chemicals, but thats probably why I spend at least a hour a [...]

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   Oct 23

Your Questions About Gardening

Mandy asks… What are the most potent types of weed if grown properly? I’m going to grow my own weed. But i need to know which strain will get me the highest. GardenersCardiff answers: Depending on where you live it may be different, but most potent weed is not a specific strain, but rather the [...]

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   Oct 22

Your Questions About Gardening

Chris asks… Does anyone have a meatloaf recipe from the March issue of Better Homes and Gardens magazine? It’s one of several in the article titled “Thoroughly Modern Meat Loaf”. The recipe I’m looking for has a teaspoon of beef bouillon granules, along with the traditional ingredients. Thanks for any help. Thanks, Smokies Hiker. Am [...]

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