Recycling Ideas

Recycling is crucial to our sustainability. Check out all of these awesome recycling & upcycling ideas.
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grass with the words 3 ways to use grass clippings in your garden
3 Ways to Use Grass Clippings in Your Garden
Grass clippings are a valuable (and free) resource that can be very beneficial to your garden when used correctly. Learn how to harness the nutrients in your grass clippings to give your flowers and vegetable plants a boost! Read more at ThistleDownsFarm.com
mason jar lanterns hanging from a string with lights in it and the words make your own
How to Make a Mason Jar Lantern! - Thistle Downs Farm
Do you have any mason jars lying around? Learn how to turn them into beautiful Mason Jar Lanterns! This guide will show you a fun and easy way to make your own lantern today!
a christmas tree with the words how to recycle your christmas tree
How to Recycle Your Christmas Tree
With the holidays over with, it's about time to get rid of that Christmas tree. Instead of just throwing it on the curb for the garbage truck though, try some of these alternative methods to recycle your tree! You'll be surprised how much more use you can get from your Christmas tree! Learn more at ThistleDownsFarm.com | #christmastree #treerecycling #christmastreedisposal
how to make a tennis can bird feeder
How to Make a Tennis Can Birdfeeder
Recycling is a crucial endeavor considering the amount of plastic waste that fills landfills and oceans each and every day. Finding a way to repurpose plastic goods is a great way to reduce your footprint and help curb environmental waste! In this post, we show you how to build birdfeeders by repurposing empty tennis ball canisters. It is a fun and easy project that only requires a couple of supplies and a little creativity. It is a great project for children and adults!
several pots filled with dirt sitting on top of a table next to each other and the words start your herbs indoors with paper pots
Plant Your Herbs Indoors With Paper Pots - Thistle Downs Farm
Learn the basics of starting your herbs in homemade paper pots. This article covers the benefits of using paper pots, the supplies you'll need, and when to transplant them into the ground. Check out our blog for more informative agricultural content!
the trash is building up here are 5 ways you can be more suitable to use it
5 Simple Ways to Live More Sustainably
With the buildup of greenhouse gases, carbon emissions, ocean plastic, and landfill waste, it's more important than ever to take steps to create a more sustainable lifestyle and help combat these problems. Here are 5 simple changes you can make in your life to help create a greener, more sustainable world. | #sustainability #greenerworld #sustaonableliving
several pots filled with seed and dirt sitting on top of each other in front of the words diy paper pots for seed - starting
How to Make Paper Pots for Seed Starting - Thistle Downs Farm
If you’re looking for an easy and creative way to start your seeds for spring planting, and do some solid recycling in the process, then this project is perfect for you. Newspaper makes an excellent medium for seed-starting pots and they really couldn’t be easier to make. This project only requires a couple supplies and I can almost guarantee you already have everything you need lying around your house. So take that stack of old newspapers and turn it some into DIY paper pots
how to make a tennis can bird feeder
How to Make A Tennis Can Bird Feeder - Thistle Downs Farm
Recycling is a crucial endeavor considering the amount of plastic waste that fills landfills and oceans each and every day. Finding a way to repurpose plastic goods is a great way to reduce your footprint and help curb environmental waste! In this post, we show you how to build birdfeeders by repurposing empty tennis ball canisters. It is a fun and easy project that only requires a couple of supplies and a little creativity. It is a great project for children and adults!
grass with the words 3 ways to use grass clippings in your garden
3 Ways to Use Grass Clippings in Your Garden
Grass clippings are a valuable (and free) resource that can be very beneficial to your garden when used correctly. Learn how to harness the nutrients in your grass clippings to give your flowers and vegetable plants a boost! Read more at ThistleDownsFarm.com
mason jar lanterns hanging from a string with lights in it and the words make your own
How to Make a Mason Jar Lantern! - Thistle Downs Farm
Do you have any mason jars lying around? Learn how to turn them into beautiful Mason Jar Lanterns! This guide will show you a fun and easy way to make your own lantern today!
a christmas tree with the words how to recycle your christmas tree
How to Recycle Your Christmas Tree
With the holidays over with, it's about time to get rid of that Christmas tree. Instead of just throwing it on the curb for the garbage truck though, try some of these alternative methods to recycle your tree! You'll be surprised how much more use you can get from your Christmas tree! Learn more at ThistleDownsFarm.com | #christmastree #treerecycling #christmastreedisposal
how to make a tennis can bird feeder
How to Make a Tennis Can Birdfeeder
Recycling is a crucial endeavor considering the amount of plastic waste that fills landfills and oceans each and every day. Finding a way to repurpose plastic goods is a great way to reduce your footprint and help curb environmental waste! In this post, we show you how to build birdfeeders by repurposing empty tennis ball canisters. It is a fun and easy project that only requires a couple of supplies and a little creativity. It is a great project for children and adults!
several pots filled with dirt sitting on top of a table next to each other and the words start your herbs indoors with paper pots
Plant Your Herbs Indoors With Paper Pots - Thistle Downs Farm
Learn the basics of starting your herbs in homemade paper pots. This article covers the benefits of using paper pots, the supplies you'll need, and when to transplant them into the ground. Check out our blog for more informative agricultural content!
the trash is building up here are 5 ways you can be more suitable to use it
5 Simple Ways to Live More Sustainably
With the buildup of greenhouse gases, carbon emissions, ocean plastic, and landfill waste, it's more important than ever to take steps to create a more sustainable lifestyle and help combat these problems. Here are 5 simple changes you can make in your life to help create a greener, more sustainable world. | #sustainability #greenerworld #sustaonableliving
several pots filled with seed and dirt sitting on top of each other in front of the words diy paper pots for seed - starting
How to Make Paper Pots for Seed Starting - Thistle Downs Farm
If you’re looking for an easy and creative way to start your seeds for spring planting, and do some solid recycling in the process, then this project is perfect for you. Newspaper makes an excellent medium for seed-starting pots and they really couldn’t be easier to make. This project only requires a couple supplies and I can almost guarantee you already have everything you need lying around your house. So take that stack of old newspapers and turn it some into DIY paper pots