Natural Pest Control Remedies. Organic solutions for garden pests
How to deal with vegetable garden pests. A thorough list of proven natural pest control remedies.
Protected Raised Beds
Vegetables and herbs grow all around the homestead, but a big portion of the harvest is grown in our four raised beds. They are as attractive as they are
More ideas for raised vegetable garden beds: protect from hungry pests by enclosing with sports netting that can rigged to raise or lower like a shade, or parted like a curtain.
Sewing row covers for the vegetable garden
Using and sewing row covers made from fabrics or plastic to protect vegetable garden plants from bad weather, insects, or deer.
Build Your Own Raised Beds
Get more food from better soil with less water with raised beds. Landscape designer Linda Chisari shares her design (and materials list), along with advice on sizing and adding a convenient irrigation system.
Screened frames protect your garden from aphids and other pests...use for vegetables that do not rely on pollinators to produce (broccoli, carrots, onions, etc); because aphid-free also means bees can not get in. One can also cover with plastic to extend growing season!
Pop-up self-supporting mesh cover for raised garden beds, to keep out insects and suchlike. Gardener's Supply Co. I wish these were made in tons more sizes.
How Much Does a Vegetable Garden Cost/Save?
NOTE: UPDATED IN JANUARY 2013 TO REFLECT THE CORRECT GARDEN SIZE (AND ADJUSTED CALCULATIONS) OF ROGER DOIRON'S GARDEN. Finally! A day...
Slow Living Essentials
The weather here has been so unpredictable lately it's hard to make plans to do anything gardening related. However, there were a couple of days …
Tips on Protecting the Garden From Pests
Keep critters away from your growing carrots with these simple yet effective tactics from the DIY Network.