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Making a Hypertufa Bowl

WISCONSIN From Diane Urban of Urbans Greenhouse. “Diane shows you how make your own hypertufa bowl. Hypertufa is a special lightweight type of concrete that looks like natural stone. Plants like succulents and herbs seem to thrive in hypertufa planters because they drain well. And they look really artsy and awesome too! Video by Winterspring Studios, …Read more »

The Ninja Flame Weeder

BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA, by Urban Farmer Curtis Stone I bought this one used years ago, but here’s something pretty much the same: http://amzn.to/2ac8oX2 Donate: http://theurbanfarmer.co/support/ My online course: www.profitableurbanfarming.com My book: www.theurbanfarmer.co Theme music composed by Curtis Stone and performed by Dylan Ranney. facebook.com/GreenCityAcres twitter.com/GreenCityAcres _______________________ FARM EQUIPMENT I USE: Quick Cut Greens Harvester: http://bit.ly/1W3nLGb Knife …Read more »

Mow, Don’t Rake Fallen Leaves

KANSAS STATE: You can reduce the time you spend out in your yard picking up fallen leaves. Research shows that simply mowing your lawn on a regular basis can help incorporate the leaves into your lawn. This segment also shows an extra step you’ll need to help break down those leaves. Produced by the Department …Read more »

Preventing Tick Bites and Lyme Disease

JOHNS HOPKINS U. IN BALTIMORE Visit the links below to read additional information on preventing Lyme Disease, as well as what you should do after you get a tick bite. https://www.hopkinsrheumatology.org/s… https://www.hopkinsrheumatology.org/s… Each year, roughly 300,000 cases of Lyme Disease are reported to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; it is estimated that this …Read more »

How to Clean out a Flower Bed

OREGON By Laura with Garden Answer. Prairie Winds® ‘Desert Plains’ Pennisetum – http://goo.gl/XdShbQ Rock ‘N Grow® ‘Maestro’ Sedum – http://goo.gl/IvakY2 Anna’s Magic Ball™ Arborvitae – http://goo.gl/hlb9xP Amazing Daisies™ Daisy May® – http://goo.gl/HA2KdL Lo & Behold® ‘Blue Chip’ Butterfly Bush – http://goo.gl/v8lDlZ Fruit Punch® ‘Sweetie Pie’ Pinks Dianthus – http://goo.gl/ZS7rse Felco 2 Pruners – http://amzn.to/2lWIjAz Atlas …Read more »

How to Use Leaves as Garden Mulch

GEORGIA, by Joe Lamp’l (Joe Gardener TV) or a national audience Leaves are the best amendment for any garden, landscape bed or compost pile. Watch as Joe Lamp’l demonstrates easy how-to steps for gathering, processing and putting fall leaves to use in your garden.

How to Use Johnny’s Collinear Hoe

MAINE by Johnny’s Seeds Eliot Coleman demonstrates a collinear hoe. The tool is designed for fast, easy removal of weeds. Johnny’s carries 3 types — Narrow 3 3/4″ blade; standard 7″ blade and 7″ standard model with replaceable blade.

Gloves, Gloves and More Gloves

California, by Toni Gattone Published on May 1, 2018 There’s a right glove for every job in the garden. You Can Garden for Life!… with Adaptive Gardening www.tonigattone.com www.facebook.com/tonigattone

How to Read a Plant Tag

OREGON By Laura (Garden Answer) for Proven Winners You rely on plant labels to give you the information you need to be successful in choosing and growing your new plants. But do you really know what everything on those labels mean? Here’s a quick visual guide to decoding plant labels.

How to Fold a Newspaper Container for Plants

MARYLAND By the University of Maryland Extension’s Home and Garden Information Center. Thanks to Allegheny and Garrett Counties. Step by step directions can be found at http://go.umd.edu/paperpot.

Straw Bale Gardening: Preparing the Bales

OKLAHOMA, by Oklahoma Gardening at OK State Published on Mar 22, 2019 Host Casey Hentges shows us how to set up straw bales for future gardening. To check out tips and tricks on straw bale gardening, check out this fact sheet! http://factsheets.okstate.edu/documen… Questions? To find out more information about show topics as well as recipes, …Read more »

Flame Weeding Your Garden

NEW ENGLAND by Dave Epstein of Growing Wisdom Want to learn a new method of weeding? Then come join Dave and learn how to destroy weeds with a flame weeder. Learn more by going to JohnnySeeds.com