Lady bugs are a natural pest control. Keep more of them around by filling a 4"x1' long tube with sticks. The lady bugs will make it their home and watch over your garden.
Monstanto-free seed companies
Drip irrigation- I do this every year and it works great! Especially during a long Texas drought- less water waste. The only thing that kept my plants going, and once the plants get growing they hide the bottles. Quick and easy way to fertilize too!
23 Inspirational DIY Ways To Repurpose Rain Gutters
Grow Strawberries in rain guttering - great idea as the fruit should tumble nicely over the edge!
Insects, Plate 4 by E.A. Seguy
E.A.åÊSeguyåÊan artist, designer and etymologiståÊwas very prolific in the early part of the last century in France. This is part of a larger set of about 16 groups of Insects. Plate 4 shown here.
Bag gardening couldn’t be easier! Simply set out purchased bags of topsoil, cut them open, and plant seeds and seedlings right into the topsoil. The bag garden in this plan will be brimming with more than 20 vegetables and culinary herbs by its third year!
Designing for Large-Scale Home Food Production
Amazing how little space is needed to feed a family of five!
Solar Drip Irrigation Scheme - save water!
Recycle a rotisserie chicken container as a mini greenhouse! https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=621126594584099=a.565419626821463.145026.565415993488493=3=https%3A%2F%2Fsphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net%2Fhphotos-ash3%2F525204_621126594584099_1068957696_n.jpg=480%2C640