Posts Tagged ‘environment’

Planting A Container Herb Garden

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

Keep flavor at your fingertips by planting a container herb garden. Amy Grisak, blogger for PlantersPlace.com, shows you how to plant a container garden filled with useful, delicious herbs. Running time: 5:46

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    Raised Bed Gardening – Wisconsin Garden Video Blog 262.avi

    Saturday, April 21st, 2012

    In our ever expanding raised bed gardeing projects, we’re expanding our north garden area and prepping the area for 4 more 4′ x 10′ raised beds. Now that all the materials have been delivered it’s time to build and install our new raised beds. Take a peek at what we accomplished in 6 hours moving over 9000 pounds of soil, humus, peat moss, and course gravel.

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      Aquascape Water Gardens, Water Features & Koi Ponds

      Monday, February 6th, 2012

      Water gardening is one of the best lifestyle choices you can make. Learn how easy it is to add a beautiful, easy to maintain ecosystem pond / water feature to your backyard, patio, or landscaping while adding new biodiversity to your environment. Learn more about sustainable, eco-friendly water gardens at www.aquascapeinc.com

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        How To Plant A Water Wise Container Garden – WGN 9 News

        Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012

        Shawna Coronado appears on WGN 9 News (Chicago) as a sustainability and greening expert. She plants a conservation oriented container garden and educates on planting perennial gardens with the appropriate water-saving soil. WGN 9 News gave The Casual Gardener Co. permission to utilize this video for demonstrating Shawna Coronado’s expertise on television. This video is uploaded to You Tube with permission. See more of Shawna at www.shawnacoronado.com

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          Herb Container Gardening For The Apartment Owner – How to have a garden without a yard

          Tuesday, November 1st, 2011

          Video at HerbFest, on how to have a simple herb garden using containers. How to control the microclimate and watch your herb plants flourish., HerbFest is the longest running and largest herb plant festival in the US benfitting the Graham Johnson Cultural Arts Endowment, www.gjcae.org. Free educational sessions to learn interesting facts on herbs, including aromatherapy, medicinal herbs, herb crafts, cooking with herbs, gardening with herbs and how to organically garden with the natural organic herb plants and organic vegetables avialable at HerbFest .

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            CSR Minute: Nature’s Path & Organic Gardening’s “Gardens for Good” Campaign

            Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

            he Gardens for Good contest, sponsored by Nature’s Path, the maker of organic breakfast foods, and Organic Gardening Magazine, continues to receive applications from urban farms through its Facebook campaign. The competition is awarding 000 for urban farming ideas that produce organic food. Applications are being accepted through the end of this month at facebook.com/naturespath. MGM Resorts International has issued an Environmental Responsibility Report that outlines the company’s strategy, titled “Green Advantage.” By the end of last year MGM Resorts had reduced electric power consumption by 140 million kilowatt hours; reduced carbon emissions by 56000 thousand metric tons; reduced water consumption by 200 million gallons; and diverted more than 33 percent of its waste from local landfills. The company also introduced the first fleet of compressed natural gas-powered limousines, as well as organic and sustainable food programs at its 165 restaurants. For more information on these and other stories, go to thecsrminute.com

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              How To Make A Container Garden Tower Out Of Reclaimed Materials.wmv

              Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

              Shawna Coronado shows how to be green and sustainable by reclaiming – reusing a series of old planting containers. She paints the containers, then builds a special planting tower with the recycled pots, creating a green and eco-friendly way to make an environmental difference in your garden. See more of Shawna and her tips at www.shawnacoronado.com

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                Container Gardening Tips

                Saturday, August 13th, 2011

                Patti Moreno the Garden Girl and Mark Highland from Organic Mechanic Soil discuss tips for making stand out container plant displays.

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                  Growing Broccoli – Vegetable Gardening

                  Monday, August 1st, 2011

                  Broccoli is a very nutritious vegetable and easy to grow. The Garden Guru Phil Dudman shares his tips for growing and keeping broccoli plants productive.phildudman.com

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                    Guerrilla Gardening GGTV Hogarth Flower Meadow London

                    Monday, August 1st, 2011

                    www.guerrillagardening.org presents Brita von Schoenaich’s guerrilla flower meadow in west London. From guerrilla to legitimate median meadow, here’s a quick version of the story up to July 2011. For more of Brita’s work visit http

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