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Examples of Container Gardening, Raised Bed Garden, Vertical Tower Garden at the Great Park

Monday, April 16th, 2012

John from www.growingyourgreens.com goes on a field trip to the Orange County Great Park to share with you many different examples of how they are showing you can grow food at home. In this episode, you will see many different examples of growing food in different ways, such as: A Square Foot Raised Bed Garden, an Elevated Easy Access Raised Bed Garden, Vertical Tower Garden, Hay Bale Garden, Container Gardening, and even food growing in a wheelbarrow. After watching this episode, you will know many of the different ways you can grow a vegetable garden today. .

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    Best Square Foot Raised Bed Gardening Tool for Just One Cent

    Saturday, August 6th, 2011

    John from www.growingyourgreens.com shares with you his favorite square foot raised bed gardening tool that you can purchase for only one penny (for a limited time). After watching this video you will learn why this gardening tool is critical for your success if you are growing the square foot raised bed gardening method made popular by Mel Bartholomew.

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      Square Foot Gardening without a Raised Bed at a Local Community Garden

      Friday, July 1st, 2011

      John from www.growingyourgreens.com goes on a field trip to a local community garden to check out how people are growing the Square Foot Garden Method. In addition you will learn how you can protect your strawberry crop from the birds using CDs and how you can use handbags to prevent bugs from eating your crops.

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        Raised Bed Vegetable Garden Install from Start to Finish

        Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

        John from www.growingyourgreens.com shows you from start to finish how to take an abandoned backyard space and transform it into a edible vegetable garden. In this episode, you will learn most everything you will need to know to start growing your food. You will discover the process that John goes through to select the best soil, build the raised beds, layout the raised beds, plant the raised beds and even install the drip irrigation system with a timer. This project took about 2 days to complete. Including 1 day sourcing all materials, and 1 day putting it all together.

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          What You Should Be Doing in the Vegetable Garden Everday

          Monday, June 6th, 2011

          John from www.growingyourgreens.com shares with you his thoughts on what he does in the garden everyday. In this episode you will learn what John is doing on this particilar day. You will also discover John’s thought process on what should be done in the vegetable garden everyday to assure the healthiest plants, and the highest yields out of your vegetable garden.

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            Planting Pepper Plants the Square Foot Gardening Way

            Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

            John from www.growingyourgreens.com shares with you how he is planting his pepper plants for the upcoming season. He uses a modified square foot gardening approach, so he can pack in the most peppers to yield the most fruit.

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              Mel Bartholomew – Introducing Square Foot Gardening

              Tuesday, March 15th, 2011

              Square Foot Gardening (SFG) is a great way to convert that boring suburbia grass lawn into a sustainable produce isle. Don’t have a lawn? That’s cool- SFG can be done practically anywhere. Mel was kind enough to send me this DVD which gives a quick intro into SFG. This method is great for the absolute beginner who might be a little overwhelmed by starting that first organic garden. For more information, including including Mel’s popular book & instructional DVDs, check out: www.squarefootgardening.com

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                Vegetable Garden | Potager Montage NatGreeneVeg Spring 2009

                Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

                European potager themed vegetable garden. Naturally, and sustainably grown without the use of pesticides or herbicides of any kind. This garden includes heirloom vegetables, fruit, flowers, and herbs on a 2300 sq ft plot. No synthetic fertilizers used, 10 years of compost added annually. Includes raised bed Square Foot Garden, wildlife habitat, vertical structures, grafted tomatoes, low tunnel cloche, & companion planting for a four season harvest. Produce donated to Ozarks Food Harvest. One of Master Gardener Demonstration Gardens at Nathanael Greene|Close Memorial Park, 2400 S Scenic Ave., Springfield, Mo. You’re invited to stroll through the garden during park hours to observe, learn, and enjoy! If you’re inspired to try something different in after watching this video, please don’t hesitate to email to tell us what you’re trying in your own garden. Gardener Hotline: 417-862-9284 Our Kitchen Garden newsletter: cli.gs Like What You See? Contact: NatGreeneVeg{at}gmail.com

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