Repurposing 50 Gallon Containers for Spring Planting

In this video, I show the process I use to repurpose spent soil. I don’t believe in throwing away soil. I believe in amending it and reusing it. Throwing the soil away is tantamount to throwing away money. I believe anyone can plant, raise, and harvest food from small spaces. We’re seeing shortages of basic items, with food being among them. I hope this video inspires and makes others realize that growing food in a suburban setting can be done. The backyard grocery store never has empty shelves! Happy Gardening!

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GMISUN Mini Hot Sauce Bottles –
Xantham Gum –
Montery Garden Insect Concentrate –
Baker Creek Seeds –
Agrothive Organic Fertilizer –
EZ-Flo Fertilizing System –
Hoss Tools –

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Equipment and Software Used

MacPro – Apple
Apple – Iphone 13 Max
Garage Band – Music Creator
Video Equipment – GoPro 10
Video Software – KineMaster 6

#sustainableliving
#homegrown
#homesteadinglife
#farmhim
#selfsufficient
#growyourownfood
#hobbyfarm
#smallspacegardening
#blackgardeners
#1000subscriber
#backyardgrocerystore
#growyourownfood
#RaisedBedGardening
#ContainerGardening
#smallcontainergardening
#beginninggardening
#easygardening
#urbangardeners
#urbanfarmers
#homegrownveggies
#myveggiegarden
#eatwhatyousow
#smallspacegardening



Fantastic Organic Gardening Tips That Really Work

Having a green thumb isn’t the only way to be a good gardener. Many people think that the ability to raise a plant requires some kind of in-born talent that is given upon birth; however with the right knowledge, time, and effort, anybody can be a truly amazing gardener. This article will instruct you on the basics of gardening.

When boiling or steaming vegetables, keep the water that the vegetables were cooked in and let it cool. Use the water to water the garden with. It is packed with all the vitamins and minerals that were in the vegetables when they were cooked and will help the plants grow as a natural plant food.

If you are new to gardening, be sure to keep it simple. Overplanting at first can lead to stress and a backyard that’s a mess rather than a beautiful garden. Also, larger gardens are more prone to weeds. Keep it small at first, and you will have a better experience.

Do a soil analysis prior to planting. For a tiny fee, a soil analysis may be done, and based on the results, the soil can support a growing garden by you enriching it as necessary. Ask about this service at a local university or the county Cooperative Extension office to improve the soil and insure fruitful crops.

If frost has killed your pumpkins before they’ve had a chance to turn orange, it’s not too late to save them. Cut the pumpkins off the vine, leaving a minimum of 4 inches of the vine on the top of the pumpkin. Wash them thoroughly with water mixed with a small amount of bleach to prevent the development of mold. Bring them inside, and place them in a warm, sunny location, turning them occasionally so the sun can reach all the green areas of the pumpkin. Within a few weeks or less, you’ll have bright orange pumpkins to carve into jack-o-lanterns or use to make homemade pumpkin pie.

For a natural way to control aphids, populate your garden with ladybugs. Ladybugs are natural predators of aphids and scaly bugs. They are pretty to look at, and they are beneficial to your garden. They do not eat flowers, so you can safely use them on your flower beds. This is a good alternative to using commercial pesticides.

It is crucial that you have the proper tools before starting a garden. You do not want to begin the process of starting a garden only to realize that you are in need of a tool you do not have. Try to get shovels, trowels, pruners, hoes, garden forks, and rakes.

Do not kill the spiders in your garden. Spiders prey on other insects and can keep unwanted bugs under control. They are a natural source of control for common garden pests. When you see a spider, you should leave him alone to do its job. This will reduce your need for insecticides in your garden.

If you want a strange, yet successful, green answer to getting rid of weeds, boil them to death. A pot full of boiling water is an effective herbicide, yet it is, chemically speaking, completely harmless. Make sure to pour only on the weeds and to stay away from healthy vegetation. Weed roots will suffer harm from boiling water, and this will probably stop them from growing more.

If you have a young baby, consider wearing your child in a backpack while you garden. Being outdoors is a great stimulating experience for an infant, plus they get to spend more time with you. Organic gardening is safest for baby, as there is no risk of them encountering harsh or dangerous chemicals while you work.

When you have an abundance of seeds from your garden, a helpful way to store them away without drying them out is to use old, nylon stockings as a storage bag. After you add the seeds to the stocking, simply tie a knot at the top and hang the stockings in a warm, dark place to store until spring.

Gardening is all about preparation. There’s a certain amount of luck and random variability, but for the most part a good gardener is a smart gardener. Using the tips outlined in this article and applying them to your own personal plots, you can optimize any garden to its maximum bloom.

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