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The Trick (and Treat): How to Grow Giant Pumpkins

Lily Da Vine | October 10, 2019

Giant pumpkins are just a thing from fairy tale books, right? Wrong, it’s actually an annual worldwide competition to find out who has grown the biggest pumpkin. The current world record is held by a German gardener since 2014, with a weight of 2323 pounds. I’m here to tell you if you start preparations now, you could have your very own giant pumpkin. All you need are seeds with giant pumpkin genetics, time and a few other resources to make it happen. I first got interested in these when I started dating who became my life partner, and he told

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BioIntensive Gardening – How to Double Dig, Make Compost, & Companion Plant

SNLS | October 10, 2019

Biointensive gardening is an organic method designed to creative highly productive gardens with long term sustainability at its core. What is so great about this type of gardening, is that you can simply do more with the space you have. By taking the time to set your garden bed up correctly, loaded with nutrients and loose soil, you can set yourself up for long term success. This type of gardening has am emphasis on biodiversity, it is NOT mono-cropping. It allows your garden to function as a living ecosystem. Its good for the soil, the plants and you. Double Dig

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