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Year-Round Gardening with a $300 Underground Greenhouse

Year-Round Gardening with a Walipini ! Growers dealing with cold weather conditions use numerous methods to prolong the growing season, or to boost their crops. Such methods include using hoop houses, cold frames, and of course, greenhouses. Greenhouses are mostly glazed complexes, and are generally costly to...

Portable Chicken Coop – Protecting your flock while providing the semi free-range lifestyle

As a poultry keeping, one of your main concerns is providing appropriate shelter for your chickens which is beneficial for them, your landscape and your gardens. While a permanent henhouse will provide excellent shelter, complete with nesting boxes, roosting bars and other amenities, it...

8 Ways To Use Coffee Grounds In Your Garden

If you are a coffee lover, and a gardener, you have probably looked at those coffee grounds as you throw them out, and think that there must be a way that these grounds can be of use. Here is some good news. Those coffee...

5 Ways to Use Eggshells in Your Garden

What do you do with the eggshells that are left over after you eat the delicious eggs? We all know that eggs are excellent sources of protein, minerals and vitamins, and are often touted as high on the list of most nutritious foods. A trillion...

Woman Builds DIY Unique Geodesic Dome Greenhouse

If you have a small space for a greenhouse and want to maximize your growing space, you may want to consider a geodesic dome as it gives you a great space for vertical growing while you use only a small surface space. They are...

10 Amazing Vinegar Uses In Your Garden

You use vinegar a great deal in your kitchen and likely the rest of your home, but did you know that it can really help you in the garden as well? Read on to see suggestions! Ant repellent If you have ant pests, you can deter...

TomTato – Two for One! A plant that produces both potatoes and tomatoes

TomTato – Two for One! Small space gardening is always coming up with new ideas, but here is a dream that one thought we would never see – a plant that grows potatoes and tomatoes in just one plant! This is not genetic engineering but...

IKEA Releases Free Design for DIY Spherical Garden You Can Build

IKEA has done it again by creating a product that could feed a neighborhood, and is providing free instructions and blueprints! Most people are familiar with IKEA, and have likely put together IKEA furniture at one time or another. Want a bigger challenge? IKEA lab, Space...

Benefits Of Spiral Herb Garden

A spiral herb garden will give the urban gardening a huge bonus in the ability to grow many different kinds of herbs in a small area, generally five to six feet in diameter, rising to three to four feet in height, but can vary...

Using Chicken Manure As A Garden Fertilizer

If you maintain a backyard flock of chickens, you will have an ample supply of a wonderful fertilizer. Each of your chickens will produce two cubic feet of manure every year. Multiply this by the number in your flock, and you will see that...