Category Archives for Vegetables & Fruits

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A Grounded Guide to Farming Potatoes at Home

Growing your own vegetables at home can be an extremely rewarding achievement. Instead of heading down to your local supermarket or green grocer to pick up the accompanying vegetables, you get to hand pick your own nutrition.

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A Beginner’s Guide to Fruit Gardening

If you have never gardened before, or if you just want to refresh your memory and skills in this area, then you are going to want to take some time so that you can do a bit of research. For instance, you are going to want to learn about where to plant certain fruits, what time of the year to do so, and so on.

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How Far Apart to Plant Potatoes? A Helpful Guide for Gardeners

As I've gotten older I've taken more and more interest in what I eat and exactly where it comes from. Truth be told, you don't know for sure how something was grown unless you grew it yourself.

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How Long Do Carrots Last? Can I Make Them Last Longer?

We often buy carrots in bulk from the supermarket since the big bag is cheaper than the smaller bag. However, it’s always disappointing when you are set to make that perfect meal only to find that one of your ingredients (carrots) went bad during storage.

The only thing we can think of besides how to still get that meal to be amazing is: “How long do carrots last?”

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When to Pick Jalapenos for The Perfect Flavor?

Are you a person who is picky when it comes to selecting ripe vegetables and seasonings? Maybe you are so picky that you stopped buying vegetables and seasonings in the store and now grow them yourself?

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Why Are My Cucumbers Yellow? 7 Shocking Reasons

Did you wander out to your garden only to find that most of your cucumbers turned yellow? Perhaps, following a rainstorm, you find the same thing. You are stuck wondering why are my cucumbers yellow and how can you fix it.

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Where Do Carrot Seeds Come From? The Fascinating Truth

When you opened your package of carrot seeds, did you wonder where do carrot seeds come from? They are tinier than other seeds. It is a natural thing to ponder. If you’ve ever been curious about the answer to this question, let’s find out the answer!

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How Long Does it Take to Grow Potatoes? The Simple Truth

Potatoes are an easy vegetable you can grow, even if you are a novice gardener. Used in main dishes and side dishes, you will find tons of practical uses.

One question gardeners have is how long does it take to grow potatoes. Because they are a root veggie, it can be hard to determine when they are ready to harvest.

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How Many Watts Per Plant? A Useful Guide for Indoor Gardening

The needs for all plants can be boiled down to these three things: soil, water, and light. The greatest challenge to meet these needs for indoor plants is giving them sufficient light. Outdoor plants not only have sunlight to rely on, they are also following the suns timetable year round which can be difficult to replicate indoors.

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How To Dry Shrooms In A Food Dehydrator? Follow These Easy Steps

Are you a person who enjoys consuming some ‘shrooms’ (sometimes called ‘magic mushrooms’ because of their hallucinogenic properties)? If this is true then you should think about drying and storing them for later use.

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