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Varmints Getting Your Crops? Three Humane Ways to Keep ‘Em Out

Rather than reach for poisonous baits, deadly traps, or death-inducing gases to cut the life... (more)

Brian Barth
June 26, 2015
How to Attract Beneficial Bugs

The bug eating bugs are the ones you want in your garden.

Brian Barth
June 25, 2015
Five Things You Never Knew About Ducks

Male ducks are called drakes and female ducks are usually referred to as, well, ducks.... (more)

Brian Barth
June 18, 2015
How to Convert a Chicken Coop into a Duck House

Ducks think chicken coops make fine homes, but they would prefer a few modifications before... (more)

Brian Barth
June 18, 2015
3 Ways to Build a Hog Wire Trellis

The panels are typically sold in 16-foot lengths at feed stores and range from 34... (more)

Brian Barth
June 11, 2015
How to Grow Your Own Tomatoes, Part 3: Staking, Training and Pruning

Tomato beds have an unfair reputation as the messiest, ugliest, most disease-ridden parts of a... (more)

Brian Barth
June 9, 2015
Get a Load of Our Manure Guide

How to choose the right poop and put it to good use.

Brian Barth
May 28, 2015
How to Build a Living Summer Shade Structure

Willows can be woven into more than just baskets - here's how to plant your... (more)

Brian Barth
May 21, 2015
How to Grow Your Own Tomatoes, Part 2: Transplanting

To help your little tomato seedlings along, there are two things you need to do... (more)

Brian Barth
May 14, 2015
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