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July 25, 2017  Pollinators have a staunch ally in Graham White. White, a small-scale hobby beekeeper in Scotland, has been an international campaigner on the dangers of neonicotinoid pesticides since 2003. To this endeavor, he brings his background in environmental education and teaching, a fascination with the biodiversity of life and his long-term involvement in…
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Spring comes: the flowers learn their colored shapes.” –  Maria Konopnicka March is a busy month in the garden. The weather is changing, the plants are growing, and there are a ton of things to get done in the yard and the garden. Let’s start with the yard in general and work our way down…
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February is only as long as is needed to mass the time until March. J.R. Stockton February is a busy month around the Homestead. There is so much to do even if the temperatures are still cold It is a good time to start prepping your garden beds. Build and fill new beds with our…
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November is in full swing and the weather is trying to make up its mind and that means there is a lot to do this month. Be aware that November 15 the average first frost date, so despite all the warm weather things can still change quickly. On the Lawn • Clear up fallen leaves…
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Bring Summer Indoors While we love the harvest season, we hate to see our fresh produce and blooming flowers disappear until next year. But we can hang on to summer well into the cooler months by storing and preserving all that we’ve grown. Here are some tips from Botanical Interests on bringing your garden bounty…
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Beautiful broccoli, luscious kale, flavor-enhancing leeks, exotic winter radishes, and other cool season vegetables are all signs of fall! Cool season vegetables, especially those with longer days to maturity (time from sowing to harvest) are better when grown in fall, because the weather is reliably cooler than spring, which can heat up fast. Even though…
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Spring has sprung despite the unpredictable April weather. It is a busy time as we all rush around to put those finishing touches on our gardens, flowerbeds and lawns.  Here are a few things that you should pay attention to this month. If you have not already done so, April is a great month to…
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February is only as long as is needed to mass the time until March. J.R. Stockton February is a busy month in the Garden. There is so much to do even if the temperatures are still cold.  It is a good time to start prepping your garden beds. Build and fill new beds with our…
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January here in Central Texas can be cold and full of freezing surprises.  There are plenty of garden chores that you can do to keep yourself in that gardening mood. Disconnect hoses from exterior faucets. If frost precedes an extended period of freezing weather, shut off water to spigots. Drain any water remaining in the…
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We are excited to assist you in creating your raised bed garden using Geo Growers soil and products.  Hopefully this guide will answer some of your questions about what soils and amendments are best for you. How much soil do I need? There is, of course, great variability here. It depends on the depth of…
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