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How to Make Horehound Candy

How to Make Horehound Candy - old-fashioned, hard candy recipe -

Horehound is an easy to grow perennial plant that has been used as a therapeutic herb for centuries. Homemade horehound candies also double as soothing throat lozenges!

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Pests and Diseases of Cucumbers

Pests and Diseases of Cucumbers - keep you plants healthy -

Cucumbers are generally easy to grow, but there are some things that can ruin your harvest. We’ll show you how to identify and treat common insects and diseases that affect cucumber plants.

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When to Harvest Garden Vegetables

When to Harvest Garden Vegetables - pick homegrown produce at its peak -

Learn when and how to harvest twenty of your vegetable garden favorites.

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Best Way to Wash Fruits and Vegetables

Best Way to Wash Fruits and Vegetables - eating healthy, eating safe -

Whether you’re growing fruits and vegetables yourself, picking them up from the farmers’ market or buying them at the grocery store, wash them. We have tips for washing fruits and veggies correctly, so they are safe to eat.

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5 Tips to Max Out Your Summer Tomato Harvest

5 Tips to Max Out Your Summer Tomato Harvest - how to get more tomatoes -

Here are easy tips and tricks that will help your tomato plants produce more fruit. These tips include pruning sucker branches, mixing varieties for staggered production and using the paper bag ripening trick to get an extra harvest at the end of the season.

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Edible Plants for the Flower Garden

Edible Plants for the Flower Garden - easy on the eye, tasty for the table -

Learn all about edible plants you can add to your flower garden. They look good enough to eat and taste good enough to eat!

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Honey and Lemon Balm Tea Biscuits

Honey and Lemon Balm Tea Biscuits - light and refreshing snack -

Easy to make biscuits with naturally sweet honey and a hint of lemon balm for a refreshing twist on a basic tea-time biscuit.

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7 Tips for Growing Exquisite Potatoes

7 Tips for Growing Exquisite Potatoes - an easy crop for beginner gardeners -

Potatoes are a great crop for home gardeners because they are easy to grow and have many uses. Learn to grow your own potatoes with tips on choosing a location, planting, hilling, watering and harvesting.

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How to Grow Peppers in Pots

How to Grow Peppers in Pots - pepper plants grow well in containers -

Sweet or spicy—green, red, yellow, purple—peppers of all sorts are easy to grow in a container garden.

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Tips on Crop Rotation for Beginning Gardeners

Tips on Crop Rotation for Beginning Gardeners - rotate garden crops for great results -

Learn how crop rotation and an organized planting schedule can result in healthier soil and abundant harvests.

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