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5 Best Summer Cover Crops and How to Use Them

3:00 am PDT, August 17, 2019

I know a lot of gardeners who have started to use winter cover crops to keep their garden protected from erosion, add fertility, and suppress weeds. Despite the popularity of winter cover crops, though, many gardeners still haven't started using hot weather cover crops in summer. In part, I think that's because most of us...

Everything You Want to Know About Guinea Fowl Eggs

2:00 am PDT, August 17, 2019

With so many different bird species on the planet, it’s a wonder that most people have only tasted one or two varieties of eggs.  According to the American Egg Board, 157.6 million dozen chicken eggs were sold retail in 2018. So, it's no secret, Americans love eggs, and if you'd like a profitable egg, you...

Growing Tarragon: The Complete Guide to Plant, Grow, & Harvest Tarragon

7:00 am PDT, August 16, 2019

Tarragon is a hardy perennial herb that may not be a staple in your kitchen – but it should be. Not only is growing tarragon one of the easier gardening challenges you can take on, but the herb has lots of uses, from the kitchen to the medicine cabinet. Famous as a component in hollandaise...

When to Fertilize Fruits, Vegetables, and Ornamentals

3:00 am PDT, August 16, 2019

Knowing when to fertilize your garden is one part art and one part science. Sometimes it's as easy as seeing that your tomatoes leaves look yellow and thinking they could use a nitrogen boost. Other times it may mean keeping track of the last time you fertilized. In this article, I am going to help...

10 Best Clothes Hangers Reviews: Quality Storage Tools to Organize Your Closet

2:00 am PDT, August 16, 2019

It is frustrating when you have bought a stylish business shirt or a slinky evening dress only to discover that your beautiful new clothes have fallen off your old, tacky hangers onto the floor. Well-made clothes hangers will make all the difference in how your clothes are stored and will keep them looking great for...

Growing Lemon Verbena: The Complete Guide to Plant, Grow, and Harvest Lemon Verbena

7:00 am PDT, August 15, 2019

Lemon verbena is an aromatic herb with fragrant leaves that fill the garden with a sweet, lemony scent. Not only does the plant smell and taste delicious, but it's beautiful in landscaping, forming a large shrub with rich, green leaves and delicate white to purple blossoms. Given all its positive attributes, it's no wonder that...

How to Make the Perfect Potting Soil and Save Some Money

3:00 am PDT, August 15, 2019

Gardening can be an expensive venture, but if you know the right tricks, you can save some cash. One way to keep your money in your wallet is by learning how to make potting soil. Cost-conscious gardeners can easily make homemade potting media in large quantities using affordable material. While we all love to save...

8 Best Hoof Pick Reviews: Keep Your Animals’ Hooves Healthy and Happy

2:00 am PDT, August 15, 2019

Whether your horses graze on open pastureland or you have ponies in a fenced paddock, regular grooming is pivotal to their overall health and well-being. A hoof pick is an essential cleaning tool for any horse enthusiast and should be used as part of your daily equine grooming routine. Perform Smart Hoof Care with a...

Never Lose Socks in the Laundry Again with This Simple Laundry Hack

7:00 am PDT, August 14, 2019

Uggh! I hate doing laundry only to lose clothes in the process. Do you get tired of doing laundry only to realize you’ve lost socks or damaged pricey undergarments? It’s frustrating to have random socks stacked in your laundry room waiting for their match to return. You can find creative ways to store these unmatched...

14 Benefits of Keeping Goats Around Your Homestead

3:00 am PDT, August 14, 2019

Besides being adorable clowns and entertainers, there are many uses for goats around a homestead. I’m not talking about their many benefits, but actual uses for them in your life. Goats can be an asset around your homestead. They can give you a few ways to make money, help you save money, and in a...