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How To Pickle With Lacto-Fermentation

Lacto-fermented pickles have increased nutritional benefits, more complex flavor and tend to be crisper than pickled foods processed with vinegar and heat.

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12 Steps to Build a Small Pond

Create your own backyard oasis.

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5 Tips For Planning A Drip Irrigation System

An ag engineer shares five top tips for planning a drip irrigation system for large home gardens and small market-grower operations.

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Best New Vegetable Seeds for 2017

Short on space for growing veggies? These new space-saving varieties for 2017 resist disease and taste great.

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8 (Easy) New Flowers for Your Garden

If you are a gardener who doesn’t have time to pamper fussy plants, seed sellers have produced some new and nearly carefree varieties for 2017. These laid-back beauties can help put the fun back in your flowerbeds.

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Planting, Harvesting and Caring For Garlic in the Garden

After just a little soil prep, plant garlic in fall and harvest the following year. Here’s how.

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Battle Bad Bugs and Protect Pollinators on the Farm

Integrated Pest Management helps control pests in the garden.

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Pollinator-Friendly Gardens on the Farm

Bees, monarchs and other insects help us grow food. We can begin to return the favor via these three easy steps.

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How To Create a Rain Garden

Corralling excess water in your yard is critical to prevent damage and reduce pollution downstream. Good news is it’s also easy.

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Spring Recipes: Venison Burgers, Smashed Potatoes, Toffee Haystacks

Barbecue sauce and a couple of pantry spices turn ho-hum burgers into something truly tasty. Pair with a side of chunky smashed new potatoes for an easy-to-make taste of spring the entire family will love.

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