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Urban Gardening Fall 2014 Starts

 — September 22, 2014 — Leave a comment

Summer temperatures are backing off now and we are getting into the fall season
Here’s what I did to Grow the Papaya’s You See in the picture:
Step 1. Purchase a nice ripe papaya from the grocery store, cut it in half, eat the fruit and Dry the Seeds in the window sill.
Step 2. Dig a huge 3′deep hole and fill it in with well rotted and finished compost… Read More..

Eggplant Growing the Secret

 — May 26, 2014 — 3 Comments

So you say you want to grow delicious eggplants for cooking really great dishes right?

Well folks here is your FREE Eggplant Growing Guide. (below gallery images) First please take time to share some of our eggplant images with your friends or some images you can just click to put them on pinterest.

Step 1. Prepare your rich growing medium. You can see our compost section and our growing mix… Read More..

Watermelon Growing Secrets

 — May 11, 2014 — 10 Comments

Hi Friends/Fellow Gardeners,
It came to my attention after 2 years of consecutively failing to grow watermelon that I needed some watermelon growing guidence. Well I am sure there are a lot of folks out there who can benifit from a watermelon grow guide as well so here it is I’m starting one its called watermelon growing secrets.
First off have a look at the watermelon patch: Note: Follow entire… Read More..

OMG Please Help Identify This Bee… Click on read more to view more images.
 
 
Someone said it was an Orchid be what do you guys think? Below is an Orchid Bee Picture.

Please help Identify our green bees in the comments below… Thanks… Read More..

How to Grow Yacon Root

 — May 3, 2014 — 1 Comment

So you saw the Yacon root and want to get started right? Well that’s exactly why I have created this guide. Below is a video of a 2 foot Yacon growing to give you a demonstration of the plant. When we harvest we will update the post.

Grow Notes:
*Grow the plant in a great compost mix and a self watering container …  this way you do not wash away… Read More..

So… You want to know where the Best Trout Fishing in The World is huh. Well look no further. The June lake loop has it all, and is south of Yosemite so you don’t have to get around all the tourists… And not to mention save a whole bunch of time and money on your trip.
June lake is the best trout lake I have ever fished in my life,… Read More..

Hi Gardening friends,
Toby Here again and I would like to make a post here showcasing the perennial tree collards. First of all might I give a quick Shout out to Mr. John Kohler from the wildly popular Growin’ Your Greens Channel on Youtube… I personally would like to thank Mr. Kohler for what he is doing, he truly does seem to be a force for good in the universe.… Read More..

This is our 3rd Urban Farm Update, we have had some great success this year and a few failures… You can learn from both of these.
Baking Soda Spray: This tip came from the rusted garden,Gary Pilarchik … on the rusted garden.
Baking Soda Spray about the same proportions will destroy any mildews before they get a foot hold, be sure to spray under leaves and on the ground around… Read More..

Hello fellow Worming Friends,
It came to my attention that folks just need a simple way to harvest there castings that did not include hand picking or purchasing a 50 million dollar harvester… That way you folks can harvest your castings easily the “lazy mans way” like me…
When I want some castings, a lot of castings for my garden I will make a nice screen 1/4″ mesh that fits… Read More..

So just to let you folks know we have a new blue worms page added to WormCastings.net
Below is a really neat video I found for you guys on you tube about blues under water, as an interesting bonus hope it helps I had know idea

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