Copyright (c) 2019 VegetableGardener.com en-us Vegetable Gardener - Yourownvictorygarden's posts Vegetable Gardener - Yourownvictorygarden's posts http://www.vegetablegardener.com/profile/yourownvictorygarden Sun, 08 Dec 2019 06:10:51 -0500 Vegetable Gardener - Yourownvictorygarden's posts Vegetable Gardener - Yourownvictorygarden's posts http://www.vegetablegardener.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.vegetablegardener.com/profile/yourownvictorygarden <![CDATA[Holiday Gift Ideas For Veggie Gardeners 2016]]> Fri, 02 Dec 2016 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/127502/holiday-gift-ideas-for-veggie-gardeners-2016 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/127502/holiday-gift-ideas-for-veggie-gardeners-2016 Holiday Gift Ideas For Veggie Gardeners 2016 Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here are some great holiday gift ideas for the veggie gardener on your list. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/127502/holiday-gift-ideas-for-veggie-gardeners-2016
<![CDATA[Holiday Gift Ideas For Veggie Gardeners 2015]]> Tue, 01 Dec 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/62228/holiday-gift-ideas-for-veggie-gardeners-2015 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/62228/holiday-gift-ideas-for-veggie-gardeners-2015 Holiday Gift Ideas For Veggie Gardeners 2015 Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here are some great holiday gift ideas for the veggie gardener on your list. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/62228/holiday-gift-ideas-for-veggie-gardeners-2015
<![CDATA[Squash Vine Borer Guerrilla Warfare - Part II]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 06:30:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/61951/squash-vine-borer-guerrilla-warfare-part-ii http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/61951/squash-vine-borer-guerrilla-warfare-part-ii Squash Vine Borer Guerrilla Warfare - Part II Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Keep your squash and pumpkin plants alive when they have been attacked by the squash vine borer. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/61951/squash-vine-borer-guerrilla-warfare-part-ii
<![CDATA[Squash Vine Borer Guerrilla Warfare - Part I]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/61946/squash-vine-borer-guerrilla-warfare-part-i http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/61946/squash-vine-borer-guerrilla-warfare-part-i Squash Vine Borer Guerrilla Warfare - Part I Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Combating the squash vine borer at its beginning stages - the pupae and egg stage. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/61946/squash-vine-borer-guerrilla-warfare-part-i
<![CDATA[Squash Vine Borer Guerrilla Warfare - Part III]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/61956/squash-vine-borer-guerrilla-warfare-part-iii http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/61956/squash-vine-borer-guerrilla-warfare-part-iii Squash Vine Borer Guerrilla Warfare - Part III Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Get an upper hand in your battle against squash vine borers by eliminating the moths. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/61956/squash-vine-borer-guerrilla-warfare-part-iii
<![CDATA[Using IFTTT to Automate Your Gardening Life]]> Fri, 05 Jun 2015 13:46:29 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/61452/usingifttttoautomateyourgardeninglife http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/61452/usingifttttoautomateyourgardeninglife Using IFTTT to Automate Your Gardening Life Posted by yourownvictorygarden
One of the Internet’s most powerful tools can automate your gardening life by connecting Internet services. Once you learn it, it will save you time (and possibly your plants), reduce stress, and allow you to get more done. And it’s called IFTTT. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/61452/usingifttttoautomateyourgardeninglife
<![CDATA[Keep Your Seedlings Warm With A Holiday Light Heated Low Tunnel]]> Wed, 31 Dec 2014 15:06:42 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/60394/keep-your-seedlings-warm-with-a-holiday-light-heated-low-tunnel http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/60394/keep-your-seedlings-warm-with-a-holiday-light-heated-low-tunnel Keep Your Seedlings Warm With A Holiday Light Heated Low Tunnel Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Don’t put away your holiday lights away just yet! You can repurpose them to keep your seedlings warm. In this project, I 'take it outside’ and combine the lighted board with a frost cloth-covered low tunnel. The two will provide great protection from cold days and freezing nights. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/60394/keep-your-seedlings-warm-with-a-holiday-light-heated-low-tunnel
<![CDATA[Build A Moveable Straw Bale Cart]]> Mon, 29 Dec 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/60219/build-a-moveable-straw-bale-cart http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/60219/build-a-moveable-straw-bale-cart Build A Moveable Straw Bale Cart Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This cart allows you to have a moveable straw bale garden on a deck or patio. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/60219/build-a-moveable-straw-bale-cart
<![CDATA[Catalog Review: Kitchen Garden Seeds]]> Sun, 30 Nov 2014 21:09:17 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16514/catalog-review-kitchen-garden-seeds http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16514/catalog-review-kitchen-garden-seeds Catalog Review: Kitchen Garden Seeds Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Kitchen Garden Seeds has been providing a great selection of vegetable, herb and flower seeds since 1908. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16514/catalog-review-kitchen-garden-seeds
<![CDATA[Holiday Gift Ideas For Veggie Gardeners 2014]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16452/holiday-gift-ideas-for-veggie-gardeners-2014 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16452/holiday-gift-ideas-for-veggie-gardeners-2014 Holiday Gift Ideas For Veggie Gardeners 2014 Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here are some great holiday gift ideas for the veggie gardener on your list. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16452/holiday-gift-ideas-for-veggie-gardeners-2014
<![CDATA[Hoop House Style Raised Bed Frost Protection]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16236/hoop-house-style-raised-bed-frost-protection http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16236/hoop-house-style-raised-bed-frost-protection Hoop House Style Raised Bed Frost Protection Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This small “hoop house" style structure can support whatever frost covering material you need, and can be mounted to the bed in a couple of ways. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16236/hoop-house-style-raised-bed-frost-protection
<![CDATA[Giant Pumpkins Weigh-Off at Topsfield Fair]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16235/giant-pumpkins-weigh-off-at-topsfield-fair http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16235/giant-pumpkins-weigh-off-at-topsfield-fair Giant Pumpkins Weigh-Off at Topsfield Fair Posted by yourownvictorygarden
The New England Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off at the Topsfield Fair was held earlier this month, with a massive 1,900 pound pumpkin taking the first place prize. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16235/giant-pumpkins-weigh-off-at-topsfield-fair
<![CDATA[Build Your Own Wheelie Bin Composter]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16237/build-your-own-wheelie-bin-composter http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16237/build-your-own-wheelie-bin-composter Build Your Own Wheelie Bin Composter Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This composter turns a garbage bin into a moveable compost machine. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16237/build-your-own-wheelie-bin-composter
<![CDATA[Raised Bed Installation & Building Tips]]> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16198/raised-bed-installation-building-tips http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16198/raised-bed-installation-building-tips Raised Bed Installation & Building Tips Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Putting in a raised bed garden? Here are some “builders tips” to make the project easier. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16198/raised-bed-installation-building-tips
<![CDATA[Catalog Review: Pepper Joe's]]> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 13:50:12 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16112/catalog-review-pepper-joes http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16112/catalog-review-pepper-joes Catalog Review: Pepper Joe's Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Pepper Joe's offers a great variety of pepper seeds, including the Guinness Book of World Records' hottest pepper variety, the Carolina Reaper. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16112/catalog-review-pepper-joes
<![CDATA[Preparing Your Garden For Fall]]> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16039/preparing-your-garden-for-fall http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16039/preparing-your-garden-for-fall Preparing Your Garden For Fall Posted by yourownvictorygarden
As the summer heat is (slowly) winding down, excitement is building for the best gardening season of the year. Here’s how to get ready for it. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/16039/preparing-your-garden-for-fall
<![CDATA[Start Your Own Worm Compost Bin]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15919/start-your-own-worm-compost-bin http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15919/start-your-own-worm-compost-bin Start Your Own Worm Compost Bin Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Building your own worm compost (vermicompost) bin is an easy way to get a continuous supply of this great organic fertilizer. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15919/start-your-own-worm-compost-bin
<![CDATA[Veggie Garden Tidbits, Volume I]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15743/veggie-garden-tidbits-volume-i http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15743/veggie-garden-tidbits-volume-i Veggie Garden Tidbits, Volume I Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here’s the first volume of random, yet helpful tips and thoughts to feed your garden brain. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15743/veggie-garden-tidbits-volume-i
<![CDATA[Growing Sunflowers]]> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 19:59:26 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15478/growing-sunflowers http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15478/growing-sunflowers Growing Sunflowers Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Sunflowers are hardy, easy-to-grow annuals, and come in a variety of sizes and colors. They say "summer" like no other plant. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15478/growing-sunflowers
<![CDATA[Build Your Own Classic Compost Bin]]> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15356/build-your-own-classic-compost-bin http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15356/build-your-own-classic-compost-bin Build Your Own Classic Compost Bin Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This compost bin design has been popular for years. It features convenient removable sides and maximum air circulation. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15356/build-your-own-classic-compost-bin
<![CDATA[There's A Garden App For That, Part III]]> Fri, 30 May 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15243/theres-a-garden-app-for-that-part-iii http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15243/theres-a-garden-app-for-that-part-iii There's A Garden App For That, Part III Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Need to identify a pest, plant or disease? Look no further than your mobile apps. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15243/theres-a-garden-app-for-that-part-iii
<![CDATA[Trapping Garden Pests With Yellow]]> Wed, 21 May 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15089/trapping-garden-pests-with-yellow http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15089/trapping-garden-pests-with-yellow Trapping Garden Pests With Yellow Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Yellow can attract (and therefore trap) two of the worst gardening pests, the destructive cucumber beetle and the dreaded squash vine borer. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15089/trapping-garden-pests-with-yellow
<![CDATA[Build Your Berry (Own) Box]]> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 17:36:26 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15090/build-your-berry-own-box http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15090/build-your-berry-own-box Build Your Berry (Own) Box Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This berry box is simple, sturdy and versatile; and will keep fragile berries from being damaged during harvest. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/15090/build-your-berry-own-box
<![CDATA[Build Your Own Potting Bench]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14993/build-your-own-potting-bench http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14993/build-your-own-potting-bench Build Your Own Potting Bench Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This potting bench is solidly built, and will serve you well for many years to come. It features plenty of work space and an extra shelf for storage. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14993/build-your-own-potting-bench
<![CDATA[Straw Bale Gardening (Part II)]]> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14931/straw-bale-gardening-part-ii http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14931/straw-bale-gardening-part-ii Straw Bale Gardening (Part II) Posted by yourownvictorygarden
After having success with my first straw bale, it was time to start seeds in them. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14931/straw-bale-gardening-part-ii
<![CDATA[DIY A-Frame Veggie Trellis 2.0]]> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14865/diy-a-frame-veggie-trellis-20 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14865/diy-a-frame-veggie-trellis-20 DIY A-Frame Veggie Trellis 2.0 Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This updated a-frame trellis design features the "replaceable feet" like its predecessor, but is now anchors to the raised bed for more stability. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14865/diy-a-frame-veggie-trellis-20
<![CDATA[Catalog Review: NE Seed]]> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14804/catalog-review-ne-seed http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14804/catalog-review-ne-seed Catalog Review: NE Seed Posted by yourownvictorygarden
NE Seed provides commercial growers and home gardeners with Non-GMO conventional, organic, heirloom, Italian and hybrid vegetable, flower and herb seeds. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14804/catalog-review-ne-seed
<![CDATA[Build Your Own Potato Growing Box]]> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14721/build-your-own-potato-growing-box http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14721/build-your-own-potato-growing-box Build Your Own Potato Growing Box Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Like the floors of a building, this "growing" box can produce a bumper crop of potatoes in a small area. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14721/build-your-own-potato-growing-box
<![CDATA[Catalog Review: The Natural Gardening Company]]> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14701/catalog-review-the-natural-gardening-company http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14701/catalog-review-the-natural-gardening-company Catalog Review: The Natural Gardening Company Posted by yourownvictorygarden
The Natural Gardening Company is the oldest organic nursery in the United States. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14701/catalog-review-the-natural-gardening-company
<![CDATA[Catalog Review: Sow True Seeds]]> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14640/catalog-review-sow-true-seeds http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14640/catalog-review-sow-true-seeds Catalog Review: Sow True Seeds Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Sow True Seed offers over 400 varieties of untreated, heirloom, open pollinated/non-hybrid, traditional and certified organic vegetable, herb and flower seeds. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14640/catalog-review-sow-true-seeds
<![CDATA[Gardeners, Start Your Seed Search! (Updated)]]> Mon, 30 Dec 2013 13:41:19 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14614/gardeners-start-your-seed-search-updated http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14614/gardeners-start-your-seed-search-updated Gardeners, Start Your Seed Search! (Updated) Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Helpful ways to make the most of your seed catalogs, and getting seeds in general. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14614/gardeners-start-your-seed-search-updated
<![CDATA[Get Ready To Start Your Own Seeds]]> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14586/get-ready-to-start-your-own-seeds http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14586/get-ready-to-start-your-own-seeds Get Ready To Start Your Own Seeds Posted by yourownvictorygarden
It's time to prepare for next year's seed starting projects. After all, getting ready is (almost) half the fun. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14586/get-ready-to-start-your-own-seeds
<![CDATA[Make Your Own Seed Bombs]]> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14540/make-your-own-seed-bombs http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14540/make-your-own-seed-bombs Make Your Own Seed Bombs Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Seed bombs are easy-to-make and allow you to "throw" away your seeds. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14540/make-your-own-seed-bombs
<![CDATA[Holiday Gift Ideas For Veggie Gardeners 2013]]> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14493/holiday-gift-ideas-for-veggie-gardeners-2013 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14493/holiday-gift-ideas-for-veggie-gardeners-2013 Holiday Gift Ideas For Veggie Gardeners 2013 Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here are some great holiday gift ideas for the veggie gardener on your list. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14493/holiday-gift-ideas-for-veggie-gardeners-2013
<![CDATA[Growing Your Own Zombies]]> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14433/growing-your-own-zombies http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14433/growing-your-own-zombies Growing Your Own Zombies Posted by yourownvictorygarden
As you are preparing to 'trick or treat', here's the 411 on how to grow zombies for your next Halloween party. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14433/growing-your-own-zombies
<![CDATA[Scary Plants For Your Halloween Garden]]> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14368/scary-plants-for-your-halloween-garden http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14368/scary-plants-for-your-halloween-garden Scary Plants For Your Halloween Garden Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Halloween is around the corner, and to celebrate, here are 10 examples of plants fit for a horror film. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14368/scary-plants-for-your-halloween-garden
<![CDATA[There's A Garden App For That, Part II]]> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 17:08:56 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14325/theres-a-garden-app-for-that-part-ii http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14325/theres-a-garden-app-for-that-part-ii There's A Garden App For That, Part II Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Need convenient planting information for your veggie garden? Look no further than your tablet or mobile device. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14325/theres-a-garden-app-for-that-part-ii
<![CDATA[Bush Bean 'Blue Lake 274']]> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14298/bush-bean-blue-lake-274 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14298/bush-bean-blue-lake-274 Bush Bean 'Blue Lake 274' Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Blue Lake 274 is the classic bean that comes to mind when you think of a green bean. They are a favorite among gardeners from their huge yields, great taste and reliability. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14298/bush-bean-blue-lake-274
<![CDATA[ Make Your Own Seed Tape]]> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14221/make-your-own-seed-tape http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14221/make-your-own-seed-tape  Make Your Own Seed Tape Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Making your own seed tape can save you time, ensures your plants are spaced out correctly, and is a great "rainy day" project for kids. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14221/make-your-own-seed-tape
<![CDATA[Catalog Review: Dixondale Farms]]> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14117/catalog-review-dixondale-farms http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14117/catalog-review-dixondale-farms Catalog Review: Dixondale Farms Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Dixondale Farms is celebrating 100 years of onion plants and years of satisfied customers. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/14117/catalog-review-dixondale-farms
<![CDATA[Brew a "Texas-Sized" Batch of Compost Tea]]> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 08:58:44 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13994/brew-a-texas-sized-batch-of-compost-tea http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13994/brew-a-texas-sized-batch-of-compost-tea Brew a Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This method of brewing compost tea is on a much larger scale, so you can water larger areas more efficiently. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13994/brew-a-texas-sized-batch-of-compost-tea
<![CDATA[Book Review - Good Bug Bad Bug]]> Wed, 17 Jul 2013 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13943/book-review-good-bug-bad-bug http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13943/book-review-good-bug-bad-bug Book Review - Good Bug Bad Bug Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Good Bug Bad Bug, by Jessica Walliser, is an indispensable field guide for quickly and easily identifying the most common garden pests and beneficial insects. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13943/book-review-good-bug-bad-bug
<![CDATA[Setting Up A Garden Drip Irrigation System]]> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13846/setting-up-a-garden-drip-irrigation-system http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13846/setting-up-a-garden-drip-irrigation-system Setting Up A Garden Drip Irrigation System Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here are some general thoughts and tips for setting up your first drip system. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13846/setting-up-a-garden-drip-irrigation-system
<![CDATA[Straw Bale Gardening (Part I)]]> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 13:46:04 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13776/straw-bale-gardening-part-i http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13776/straw-bale-gardening-part-i Straw Bale Gardening (Part I) Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Having read Straw Bale Gardens, by Joel Karsten, I was ready to try growing in my first straw bale. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13776/straw-bale-gardening-part-i
<![CDATA[Protecting Your Tomatoes From Mockingbirds]]> Thu, 30 May 2013 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13740/protecting-your-tomatoes-from-mockingbirds http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13740/protecting-your-tomatoes-from-mockingbirds Protecting Your Tomatoes From Mockingbirds Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This setup, utilizing water, movement, reflective lights, sound, and rubber creatures; will hopefully keep mockingbirds from destroying my garden's tomatoes. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13740/protecting-your-tomatoes-from-mockingbirds
<![CDATA[Video: Protecting Your Tomatoes From Mockingbirds]]> Wed, 29 May 2013 21:39:25 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13735/video-protecting-your-tomatoes-from-mockingbirds http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13735/video-protecting-your-tomatoes-from-mockingbirds Video: Protecting Your Tomatoes From Mockingbirds Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This setup, utilizing water, movement, reflective lights, sound, and rubber creatures; will hopefully keep mockingbirds from destroying my garden's tomatoes. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13735/video-protecting-your-tomatoes-from-mockingbirds
<![CDATA[Book Review - Straw Bale Gardens]]> Tue, 21 May 2013 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13685/book-review-straw-bale-gardens http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13685/book-review-straw-bale-gardens Book Review - Straw Bale Gardens Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Joel Karsten's book on this breakthrough method of gardening is well written, informative, and beautifully illustrated. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13685/book-review-straw-bale-gardens
<![CDATA[Holdsworth Victory Garden - Spring 2013]]> Mon, 20 May 2013 19:58:29 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13672/holdsworth-victory-garden-spring-2013 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13672/holdsworth-victory-garden-spring-2013 Holdsworth Victory Garden - Spring 2013 Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Photos of my Spring veggie garden. Cheers! ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13672/holdsworth-victory-garden-spring-2013
<![CDATA[Growing Lacinato "Dinosaur" Kale]]> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13599/growing-lacinato-dinosaur-kale http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13599/growing-lacinato-dinosaur-kale Growing Lacinato Posted by yourownvictorygarden
My first attempt at growing this beautiful and unusual kale and been a sweet success. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13599/growing-lacinato-dinosaur-kale
<![CDATA[DIY Raised Bed (Removable) Pest Gate]]> Fri, 12 Apr 2013 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13553/diy-raised-bed-removable-pest-gate http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13553/diy-raised-bed-removable-pest-gate DIY Raised Bed (Removable) Pest Gate Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This do-it-yourself pest gate is removable and can help keep out unwanted guests. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13553/diy-raised-bed-removable-pest-gate
<![CDATA[Seed Starting 202 - Preparing Seedlings For Outdoors]]> Fri, 08 Mar 2013 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13400/seed-starting-202-preparing-seedlings-for-outdoors http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13400/seed-starting-202-preparing-seedlings-for-outdoors Seed Starting 202 - Preparing Seedlings For Outdoors Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This video explains how to harden off your transplants and prepare them for outdoor conditions. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13400/seed-starting-202-preparing-seedlings-for-outdoors
<![CDATA[Seed Starting 101 - Part V]]> Fri, 08 Mar 2013 05:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13395/seed-starting-101-part-v http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13395/seed-starting-101-part-v Seed Starting 101 - Part V Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This video compares using seed starting mix with or without compost, and how it affects absorption and drainage. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13395/seed-starting-101-part-v
<![CDATA[Seed Starting 101 - Part IV]]> Wed, 13 Feb 2013 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13301/seed-starting-101-part-iv http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13301/seed-starting-101-part-iv Seed Starting 101 - Part IV Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This video shows you how to protect your seedlings from cutworms, and cool tips on watering and marking your plant labels. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13301/seed-starting-101-part-iv
<![CDATA[Seed Starting 101 - Part III]]> Wed, 13 Feb 2013 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13296/seed-starting-101-part-iii http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13296/seed-starting-101-part-iii Seed Starting 101 - Part III Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This video shows you how to plant and water your seeds, labeling the markers, and the "moisture meter". ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13296/seed-starting-101-part-iii
<![CDATA[Seed Starting 101 - Part II]]> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 09:30:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13248/seed-starting-101-part-ii http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13248/seed-starting-101-part-ii Seed Starting 101 - Part II Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This video continues the list of what you need to start your own seeds, and then shows you how to prepare the soil for planting. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13248/seed-starting-101-part-ii
<![CDATA[Seed Starting 101 - Part I]]> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 08:15:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13242/seed-starting-101-part-i http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13242/seed-starting-101-part-i Seed Starting 101 - Part I Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This video explains the advantages of starting your own seeds, and goes over what you’ll need. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13242/seed-starting-101-part-i
<![CDATA[Keep Seedlings Warm Outside With Holiday Lights]]> Wed, 16 Jan 2013 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13167/keep-seedlings-warm-outside-with-holiday-lights http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13167/keep-seedlings-warm-outside-with-holiday-lights Keep Seedlings Warm Outside With Holiday Lights Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Warm your cold-sensitive seedlings with repurposed holiday lights. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13167/keep-seedlings-warm-outside-with-holiday-lights
<![CDATA[Catalog Review: Southern Exposure Seed Exchange]]> Fri, 28 Dec 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13123/catalog-review-southern-exposure-seed-exchange http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13123/catalog-review-southern-exposure-seed-exchange Catalog Review: Southern Exposure Seed Exchange Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Southern Exposure Seed Exchange offers more than 700 varieties of open-pollinated, heirloom, and traditional varieties of vegetables, herbs, flowers, grains and cover crops. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13123/catalog-review-southern-exposure-seed-exchange
<![CDATA[DIY Starter Raised Bed For Kids]]> Fri, 21 Dec 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13094/diy-starter-raised-bed-for-kids http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13094/diy-starter-raised-bed-for-kids DIY Starter Raised Bed For Kids Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Got a young gardener in the family? Here's a starter raised bed just for them! ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/13094/diy-starter-raised-bed-for-kids
<![CDATA[Veggie Garden Planning Tips]]> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12991/veggie-garden-planning-tips http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12991/veggie-garden-planning-tips Veggie Garden Planning Tips Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Fired up already about next year's garden? Then let's get planning! ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12991/veggie-garden-planning-tips
<![CDATA[Holiday Gift Ideas For Veggie Gardeners 2012]]> Fri, 16 Nov 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12939/holiday-gift-ideas-for-veggie-gardeners-2012 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12939/holiday-gift-ideas-for-veggie-gardeners-2012 Holiday Gift Ideas For Veggie Gardeners 2012 Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here are some great holiday gift ideas for the veggie gardener on your list. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12939/holiday-gift-ideas-for-veggie-gardeners-2012
<![CDATA[Protecting Your Plants From The Cold]]> Tue, 30 Oct 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12896/protecting-your-plants-from-the-cold http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12896/protecting-your-plants-from-the-cold Protecting Your Plants From The Cold Posted by yourownvictorygarden
There are a number of options available to you for protecting your plants from frosts and freezes. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12896/protecting-your-plants-from-the-cold
<![CDATA[Testing Your Soil]]> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12862/testing-your-soil http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12862/testing-your-soil Testing Your Soil Posted by yourownvictorygarden
A soil test is a simple project that will provide helpful information about your soil. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12862/testing-your-soil
<![CDATA[Cucurbita 101: A Pumpkin Guide]]> Thu, 27 Sep 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12784/cucurbita-101-a-pumpkin-guide http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12784/cucurbita-101-a-pumpkin-guide Cucurbita 101: A Pumpkin Guide Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here's a breakdown of four common "Cucurbit" groups. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12784/cucurbita-101-a-pumpkin-guide
<![CDATA[A Young Man's First Garden]]> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12745/a-young-mans-first-garden http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12745/a-young-mans-first-garden A Young Man's First Garden Posted by yourownvictorygarden
My first experience as a gardening teacher and mentor to a young man. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12745/a-young-mans-first-garden
<![CDATA[Book Review: Texas Bug Book: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly]]> Tue, 28 Aug 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12670/book-review-texas-bug-book-the-good-the-bad-and-the-ugly http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12670/book-review-texas-bug-book-the-good-the-bad-and-the-ugly Book Review: Texas Bug Book: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly Posted by yourownvictorygarden
The Texas Bug Book is a glossary of the most common pests and beneficials around the garden. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12670/book-review-texas-bug-book-the-good-the-bad-and-the-ugly
<![CDATA[Fall Garden Planning & To-Do List]]> Mon, 06 Aug 2012 12:22:53 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12585/fall-garden-planning-to-do-list http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12585/fall-garden-planning-to-do-list Fall Garden Planning & To-Do List Posted by yourownvictorygarden
With good preparation, you'll have a great Fall garden. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12585/fall-garden-planning-to-do-list
<![CDATA[Book Review: The Texas Tomato Lover's Handbook]]> Thu, 26 Jul 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12530/book-review-the-texas-tomato-lovers-handbook http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12530/book-review-the-texas-tomato-lovers-handbook Book Review: The Texas Tomato Lover's Handbook Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This book is a must-have reference for any tomato lover. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12530/book-review-the-texas-tomato-lovers-handbook
<![CDATA[Organic Weed Control Experiment]]> Thu, 12 Jul 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12473/organic-weed-control-experiment http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12473/organic-weed-control-experiment Organic Weed Control Experiment Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Garden weeds can be controlled with vinegar and boiling water, as shown in this experiment. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12473/organic-weed-control-experiment
<![CDATA[DIY Compost Sifter Screen, Wheelbarrow Style]]> Fri, 22 Jun 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12362/diy-compost-sifter-screen-wheelbarrow-style http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12362/diy-compost-sifter-screen-wheelbarrow-style DIY Compost Sifter Screen, Wheelbarrow Style Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This screen will give you finely-sifted compost, and save your back. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12362/diy-compost-sifter-screen-wheelbarrow-style
<![CDATA[Protecting Your Squash Plants]]> Fri, 15 Jun 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12347/protecting-your-squash-plants http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12347/protecting-your-squash-plants Protecting Your Squash Plants Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This shield will help protect against squash vine borer attacks. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12347/protecting-your-squash-plants
<![CDATA[The Good Will Garden]]> Wed, 30 May 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12312/the-good-will-garden http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12312/the-good-will-garden The Good Will Garden Posted by yourownvictorygarden
A fitting tribute to the gentleman and gardener known as the "Pickle Man". ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12312/the-good-will-garden
<![CDATA[Repairing A Garden Hose]]> Fri, 25 May 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12271/repairing-a-garden-hose http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12271/repairing-a-garden-hose Repairing A Garden Hose Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Got a damaged or leaking garden hose? Here's how you can repair it. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12271/repairing-a-garden-hose
<![CDATA[Building A Raised Bed, Part I]]> Fri, 20 Apr 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12113/building-a-raised-bed-part-i http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12113/building-a-raised-bed-part-i Building A Raised Bed, Part I Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This video goes over the advantages raised beds offer, as well as what you will need to build one. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12113/building-a-raised-bed-part-i
<![CDATA[Building A Raised Bed, Part II]]> Fri, 20 Apr 2012 05:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12120/building-a-raised-bed-part-ii http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12120/building-a-raised-bed-part-ii Building A Raised Bed, Part II Posted by yourownvictorygarden
In this second video, the raised bed is put together from the pieces we prepared in the first video. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12120/building-a-raised-bed-part-ii
<![CDATA[Growums - Garden Starter Kits For Kids]]> Wed, 28 Mar 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12008/growums-garden-starter-kits-for-kids http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12008/growums-garden-starter-kits-for-kids Growums - Garden Starter Kits For Kids Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Growums gardening kits make it simple for children to start a fun and easy- to-grow vegetable or herb garden. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/12008/growums-garden-starter-kits-for-kids
<![CDATA[Catalog Review: The Growers Exchange]]> Fri, 16 Mar 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11966/catalog-review-the-growers-exchange http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11966/catalog-review-the-growers-exchange Catalog Review: The Growers Exchange Posted by yourownvictorygarden
The Growers Exchange has been providing top-quality herb plants and garden-related products since 1985. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11966/catalog-review-the-growers-exchange
<![CDATA[Asian Coleslaw]]> Mon, 13 Feb 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11851/asian-coleslaw http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11851/asian-coleslaw Asian Coleslaw Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This unique coleslaw recipe uses many veggies that are coming out of your garden right now. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11851/asian-coleslaw
<![CDATA[Catalog Review: Seeds From Italy]]> Wed, 08 Feb 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11827/catalog-review-seeds-from-italy http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11827/catalog-review-seeds-from-italy Catalog Review: Seeds From Italy Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Seeds From Italy is the U.S. distributor for Franchi Sementi, Italy’s oldest family-owned seed company. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11827/catalog-review-seeds-from-italy
<![CDATA[Catalog Review: Abundant Life Seeds]]> Tue, 31 Jan 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11800/catalog-review-abundant-life-seeds http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11800/catalog-review-abundant-life-seeds Catalog Review: Abundant Life Seeds Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Abundant Life Seeds has been producing organic, Biodynamic & sustainably-grown seeds since 1975. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11800/catalog-review-abundant-life-seeds
<![CDATA[Plano Victory Garden - Summer & Fall 2011]]> Tue, 31 Jan 2012 00:18:41 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11802/plano-victory-garden-summer-fall-2011 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11802/plano-victory-garden-summer-fall-2011 Plano Victory Garden - Summer & Fall 2011 Posted by yourownvictorygarden
My "Victory Garden" last Summer and Fall ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11802/plano-victory-garden-summer-fall-2011
<![CDATA[Indoor Seed Starting Materials List, Part II]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2012 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11742/indoor-seed-starting-materials-list-part-ii http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11742/indoor-seed-starting-materials-list-part-ii Indoor Seed Starting Materials List, Part II Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here are more items that will make your indoor seed-starting more successful. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11742/indoor-seed-starting-materials-list-part-ii
<![CDATA[Catalog Review: R.H. Shumway's Illustrated Garden Guide]]> Tue, 27 Dec 2011 11:54:57 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11689/catalog-review-rh-shumways-illustrated-garden-guide http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11689/catalog-review-rh-shumways-illustrated-garden-guide Catalog Review: R.H. Shumway's Illustrated Garden Guide Posted by yourownvictorygarden
The R.H. Shumway's catalog is a vintage-illustrated gem, with a great selection of seeds and garden products. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11689/catalog-review-rh-shumways-illustrated-garden-guide
<![CDATA[DIY Heat Mat Speeds Seed Starting]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2011 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11658/diy-heat-mat-speeds-seed-starting http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11658/diy-heat-mat-speeds-seed-starting DIY Heat Mat Speeds Seed Starting Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This festive lighted heat mat will help warm your seeds. It's inexpensive to build, and it can be sized to suit your seed flats. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11658/diy-heat-mat-speeds-seed-starting
<![CDATA[Holiday Gift Ideas For Veggie Gardeners]]> Tue, 22 Nov 2011 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11609/holiday-gift-ideas-for-veggie-gardeners http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11609/holiday-gift-ideas-for-veggie-gardeners Holiday Gift Ideas For Veggie Gardeners Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here are some useful and unusual holiday gift ideas for the veggie gardener on your list. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11609/holiday-gift-ideas-for-veggie-gardeners
<![CDATA[DIY Square Foot Garden Planting Templates]]> Fri, 11 Nov 2011 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11602/diy-square-foot-garden-planting-templates http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11602/diy-square-foot-garden-planting-templates DIY Square Foot Garden Planting Templates Posted by yourownvictorygarden
These wood templates will save you a lot of time making evenly-spaced planting holes. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11602/diy-square-foot-garden-planting-templates
<![CDATA[Surviving A "Texas-Sized" Drought & Heat Wave]]> Mon, 31 Oct 2011 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11574/surviving-a-texas-sized-drought-heat-wave http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11574/surviving-a-texas-sized-drought-heat-wave Surviving A Posted by yourownvictorygarden
2011 brought a record-breaking drought and heat wave. Here are three ways my garden got through it. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11574/surviving-a-texas-sized-drought-heat-wave
<![CDATA[DIY Raised Bed Seat]]> Mon, 17 Oct 2011 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11522/diy-raised-bed-seat http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11522/diy-raised-bed-seat DIY Raised Bed Seat Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This “bed seat” will offer you more comfortable access to your raised beds, or simply let you enjoy what you’re growing. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11522/diy-raised-bed-seat
<![CDATA[Be A Smart Gardener]]> Wed, 28 Sep 2011 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11476/be-a-smart-gardener http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11476/be-a-smart-gardener Be A Smart Gardener Posted by yourownvictorygarden
SmartGardener.com is a great online tool that enables gardeners to easily plan, manage, inform and share their gardens. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11476/be-a-smart-gardener
<![CDATA[Build An Outdoor Bokashi & Worm Composting Bin]]> Wed, 21 Sep 2011 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11432/build-an-outdoor-bokashi-worm-composting-bin http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11432/build-an-outdoor-bokashi-worm-composting-bin Build An Outdoor Bokashi & Worm Composting Bin Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This "casket-style" container produces compost below ground, and is a great container for outdoor worm composting. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11432/build-an-outdoor-bokashi-worm-composting-bin
<![CDATA[Catalog Review: High Mowing Organic Seeds]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2011 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11347/catalog-review-high-mowing-organic-seeds http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11347/catalog-review-high-mowing-organic-seeds Catalog Review: High Mowing Organic Seeds Posted by yourownvictorygarden
High Mowing Organic Seeds has been offering only 100% Certified Organic seeds since 1996. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11347/catalog-review-high-mowing-organic-seeds
<![CDATA[Your Back-To-School (Gardening) Shopping List]]> Wed, 10 Aug 2011 20:21:42 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11283/your-back-to-school-gardening-shopping-list http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11283/your-back-to-school-gardening-shopping-list Your Back-To-School (Gardening) Shopping List Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Shopping for school? Remember to get a few things for you and your garden. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11283/your-back-to-school-gardening-shopping-list
<![CDATA[DIY Self-Watering Transplant Tray]]> Sun, 31 Jul 2011 20:24:29 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11252/diy-self-watering-transplant-tray http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11252/diy-self-watering-transplant-tray DIY Self-Watering Transplant Tray Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This system will save you a lot of time watering your transplants. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11252/diy-self-watering-transplant-tray
<![CDATA[Video: Squash Bug Control]]> Sun, 24 Jul 2011 10:26:09 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11180/video-squash-bug-control http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11180/video-squash-bug-control Video: Squash Bug Control Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here are some organic solutions to control squash bugs, featuring an insecticidal soap recipe. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11180/video-squash-bug-control
<![CDATA[Re-Growing Your Tomatoes]]> Wed, 22 Jun 2011 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11097/re-growing-your-tomatoes http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11097/re-growing-your-tomatoes Re-Growing Your Tomatoes Posted by yourownvictorygarden
The rooting-along-the-stem power of tomatoes isn't just for transplants anymore. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11097/re-growing-your-tomatoes
<![CDATA[A Squash Vine Borer Story]]> Tue, 14 Jun 2011 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11031/a-squash-vine-borer-story http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11031/a-squash-vine-borer-story A Squash Vine Borer Story Posted by yourownvictorygarden
A short story documenting the events surrounding the dreaded squash vine borer and the damage it can cause. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/11031/a-squash-vine-borer-story
<![CDATA[There's A Garden App For That]]> Mon, 30 May 2011 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10940/theres-a-garden-app-for-that http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10940/theres-a-garden-app-for-that There's A Garden App For That Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Need awesome and convenient gardening information? Look no further than your Apple handheld device. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10940/theres-a-garden-app-for-that
<![CDATA[DIY Raised Bed Trellis]]> Fri, 20 May 2011 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10916/diy-raised-bed-trellis http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10916/diy-raised-bed-trellis DIY Raised Bed Trellis Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This trellis design uses a different style of string attachment inspired by, yes, a tennis racquet. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10916/diy-raised-bed-trellis
<![CDATA[Plano Victory Garden - Spring 2011]]> Thu, 19 May 2011 20:51:50 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10918/plano-victory-garden-spring-2011 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10918/plano-victory-garden-spring-2011 Plano Victory Garden - Spring 2011 Posted by yourownvictorygarden
My Victory Garden so far... cheers! ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10918/plano-victory-garden-spring-2011
<![CDATA[Pest-Fighting Flowers]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2011 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10805/pest-fighting-flowers http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10805/pest-fighting-flowers Pest-Fighting Flowers Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Growing flowers alongside your veggies can greatly help in the fight against pests. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10805/pest-fighting-flowers
<![CDATA[Will You Grow Up? A Trellis Can Help]]> Wed, 20 Apr 2011 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10745/will-you-grow-up-a-trellis-can-help http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10745/will-you-grow-up-a-trellis-can-help Will You Grow Up? A Trellis Can Help Posted by yourownvictorygarden
When the need for more garden space arises, trellises certainly meet the challenge. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10745/will-you-grow-up-a-trellis-can-help
<![CDATA[Brewing Your Own Vermicompost Tea]]> Thu, 31 Mar 2011 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10650/brewing-your-own-vermicompost-tea http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10650/brewing-your-own-vermicompost-tea Brewing Your Own Vermicompost Tea Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Vermicompost tea is simple to make and has multiple benefits to your plants. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10650/brewing-your-own-vermicompost-tea
<![CDATA[What's In YOUR Bucket?]]> Fri, 18 Mar 2011 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10565/whats-in-your-bucket http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10565/whats-in-your-bucket What's In YOUR Bucket? Posted by yourownvictorygarden
A good bucket (or two, or three) can be a loyal friend in the garden tool department. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10565/whats-in-your-bucket
<![CDATA[Watering Your Seed(ling)s]]> Mon, 28 Feb 2011 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10508/watering-your-seedlings http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10508/watering-your-seedlings Watering Your Seed(ling)s Posted by yourownvictorygarden
There are basically three methods ror watering your seeds (or your seedlings). ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10508/watering-your-seedlings
<![CDATA[Seed Viability Test]]> Mon, 21 Feb 2011 22:29:58 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10502/seed-viability-test http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10502/seed-viability-test Seed Viability Test Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here's a simple test to see if your seeds are ready to plant. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10502/seed-viability-test
<![CDATA[Catalog Review: Park Seed Co.]]> Sun, 30 Jan 2011 18:51:48 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10405/catalog-review-park-seed-co http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10405/catalog-review-park-seed-co Catalog Review: Park Seed Co. Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Park Seed Co. remains one of the oldest and widely-respected seed companies in the business. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10405/catalog-review-park-seed-co
<![CDATA[DIY PVC Grow Light Stand]]> Sun, 09 Jan 2011 20:42:18 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10376/diy-pvc-grow-light-stand http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10376/diy-pvc-grow-light-stand DIY PVC Grow Light Stand Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here's a grow light stand your seedlings and wallet will appreciate. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10376/diy-pvc-grow-light-stand
<![CDATA[Catalog Review: The Cook's Garden]]> Tue, 28 Dec 2010 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10327/catalog-review-the-cooks-garden http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10327/catalog-review-the-cooks-garden Catalog Review: The Cook's Garden Posted by yourownvictorygarden
The Cook's Garden is dedicated to cooks who love to garden and gardeners who love to cook. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10327/catalog-review-the-cooks-garden
<![CDATA[Catalog Review: Kitazawa Seed Co.]]> Thu, 23 Dec 2010 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10315/catalog-review-kitazawa-seed-co http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10315/catalog-review-kitazawa-seed-co Catalog Review: Kitazawa Seed Co. Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Kitazawa Seed Co. is a great source for Asian vegetable seeds. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10315/catalog-review-kitazawa-seed-co
<![CDATA[Giving Garden Thanks]]> Wed, 24 Nov 2010 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10093/giving-garden-thanks http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10093/giving-garden-thanks Giving Garden Thanks Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Thanksgiving is a time to reflect, enjoy fellowship, and give thanks for what you have. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10093/giving-garden-thanks
<![CDATA[Do You Have A "Garden Room"?]]> Thu, 18 Nov 2010 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10074/do-you-have-a-garden-room http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10074/do-you-have-a-garden-room Do You Have A Posted by yourownvictorygarden
As a green thumb devotee, I've set aside an entire room in my house to my passion. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/10074/do-you-have-a-garden-room
<![CDATA[Gardeners, Start Your Seed Search!]]> Tue, 02 Nov 2010 22:09:17 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9998/gardeners-start-your-seed-search http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9998/gardeners-start-your-seed-search Gardeners, Start Your Seed Search! Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Now's the time to order those Winter and Spring seed catalogs. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9998/gardeners-start-your-seed-search
<![CDATA["Chinese Cabbage" Stir-Fry]]> Thu, 21 Oct 2010 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9935/chinese-cabbage-stir-fry http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9935/chinese-cabbage-stir-fry Posted by yourownvictorygarden
If you are into stir-fry or oriental cooking, the many varieties of Chinese Cabbage are a must in your Victory Garden. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9935/chinese-cabbage-stir-fry
<![CDATA[DIY PVC Hoop Bed Cover]]> Tue, 12 Oct 2010 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9895/diy-pvc-hoop-bed-cover http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9895/diy-pvc-hoop-bed-cover DIY PVC Hoop Bed Cover Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This bed cover is functional, lightweight, and quick to make. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9895/diy-pvc-hoop-bed-cover
<![CDATA[Community Gardening - Sharing Your Green Thumb Passion]]> Tue, 28 Sep 2010 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9831/community-gardening-sharing-your-green-thumb-passion http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9831/community-gardening-sharing-your-green-thumb-passion Community Gardening - Sharing Your Green Thumb Passion Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Volunteering for my local community garden has allowed me to share my passion and receive experience beyond measure. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9831/community-gardening-sharing-your-green-thumb-passion
<![CDATA[Start Composting, Bokashi Style]]> Fri, 24 Sep 2010 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9810/start-composting-bokashi-style http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9810/start-composting-bokashi-style Start Composting, Bokashi Style Posted by yourownvictorygarden
In this video, I show you a way to set up and maintain a compost system using the Bokashi method. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9810/start-composting-bokashi-style
<![CDATA[Planting Large Seeds in a Raised Bed]]> Thu, 09 Sep 2010 15:15:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9710/planting-large-seeds-in-a-raised-bed http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9710/planting-large-seeds-in-a-raised-bed Planting Large Seeds in a Raised Bed Posted by yourownvictorygarden
It's Fall planting time again! Here I show you how I plant large seeds in a raised bed. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9710/planting-large-seeds-in-a-raised-bed
<![CDATA[Raised Bed Pest Cover - Redux]]> Sat, 28 Aug 2010 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9618/raised-bed-pest-cover-redux http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9618/raised-bed-pest-cover-redux Raised Bed Pest Cover - Redux Posted by yourownvictorygarden
With Fall planting right around the corner, it was time to re-cover my raised bed "defense system". ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9618/raised-bed-pest-cover-redux
<![CDATA[The Victory Garden Composter - Part 2]]> Thu, 19 Aug 2010 23:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9542/the-victory-garden-composter-part-2 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9542/the-victory-garden-composter-part-2 The Victory Garden Composter - Part 2 Posted by yourownvictorygarden
With the new compost bin in place, it was time to harvest my "black gold". ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9542/the-victory-garden-composter-part-2
<![CDATA[The Victory Garden Composter]]> Fri, 13 Aug 2010 22:06:23 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9516/the-victory-garden-composter http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9516/the-victory-garden-composter The Victory Garden Composter Posted by yourownvictorygarden
A compost bin is simply essential in your garden. This two-bin design is simple, efficient, and won't break your budget to make. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9516/the-victory-garden-composter
<![CDATA[Save It For Later]]> Mon, 26 Jul 2010 22:39:56 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9342/save-it-for-later http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9342/save-it-for-later Save It For Later Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Now's the time to get into save-mode for anything you might need for the upcoming seasons. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9342/save-it-for-later
<![CDATA[DIY Seed Packet Storage Box]]> Tue, 13 Jul 2010 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9225/diy-seed-packet-storage-box http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9225/diy-seed-packet-storage-box DIY Seed Packet Storage Box Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here's a great way to organize your seed packets by the month. It's a great improvement over the "shoebox" method. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9225/diy-seed-packet-storage-box
<![CDATA[The Thrill of the Harvest]]> Tue, 29 Jun 2010 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9147/the-thrill-of-the-harvest http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9147/the-thrill-of-the-harvest The Thrill of the Harvest Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Harvest time is a great time to reflect on why we do what we do, and why we love our passion so much. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9147/the-thrill-of-the-harvest
<![CDATA[Edamame, The Soybean Snack]]> Fri, 11 Jun 2010 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9057/edamame-the-soybean-snack http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9057/edamame-the-soybean-snack Edamame, The Soybean Snack Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here's a nutritious, easy to make snack from the orient. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/9057/edamame-the-soybean-snack
<![CDATA[The Holdsworth Victory Garden 05-29-10]]> Thu, 03 Jun 2010 21:14:49 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8964/the-holdsworth-victory-garden-05-29-10 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8964/the-holdsworth-victory-garden-05-29-10 The Holdsworth Victory Garden 05-29-10 Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Some recent shots of my Victory Garden shot a few days ago. Enjoy and cheers! ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8964/the-holdsworth-victory-garden-05-29-10
<![CDATA[DIY Food Scrap Digester/Composter]]> Fri, 21 May 2010 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8890/diy-food-scrap-digestercomposter http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8890/diy-food-scrap-digestercomposter DIY Food Scrap Digester/Composter Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here's an easy to make pest-proof food scrap digester/composter. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8890/diy-food-scrap-digestercomposter
<![CDATA[Paying Your Gardening Skills Forward]]> Fri, 14 May 2010 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8838/paying-your-gardening-skills-forward http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8838/paying-your-gardening-skills-forward Paying Your Gardening Skills Forward Posted by yourownvictorygarden
A heartwarming gardening story you don't hear everyday. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8838/paying-your-gardening-skills-forward
<![CDATA[Tools of The (Gardening) Trade]]> Tue, 27 Apr 2010 13:28:36 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8742/tools-of-the-gardening-trade http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8742/tools-of-the-gardening-trade Tools of The (Gardening) Trade Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here's your list of required and "oh, I forgot that!" tools for gardening the right way. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8742/tools-of-the-gardening-trade
<![CDATA[DIY Plant Spacer]]> Tue, 06 Apr 2010 08:16:52 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8589/diy-plant-spacer http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8589/diy-plant-spacer DIY Plant Spacer Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here's a simple and effective tool to space your transplants evenly in your raised bed ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8589/diy-plant-spacer
<![CDATA[Protecting Your Investment]]> Mon, 22 Mar 2010 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8437/protecting-your-investment http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8437/protecting-your-investment Protecting Your Investment Posted by yourownvictorygarden
As green thumbs, we need to exercise every method available to protect our plants. Here are some options that really worked. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8437/protecting-your-investment
<![CDATA[Tomato Musings]]> Tue, 16 Mar 2010 22:33:14 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8368/tomato-musings http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8368/tomato-musings Tomato Musings Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Tomatoes are truly the headliners of the show in my Victory Garden. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8368/tomato-musings
<![CDATA[DIY A-Frame Veggie Trellis]]> Wed, 10 Mar 2010 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8315/diy-a-frame-veggie-trellis http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8315/diy-a-frame-veggie-trellis DIY A-Frame Veggie Trellis Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here's an a-frame trellis design your climbing veggies will love you for. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8315/diy-a-frame-veggie-trellis
<![CDATA[Garden Supplies On The Cheap: Thrift & Dollar Store Edition]]> Tue, 09 Mar 2010 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8309/garden-supplies-on-the-cheap-thrift-dollar-store-edition http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8309/garden-supplies-on-the-cheap-thrift-dollar-store-edition Garden Supplies On The Cheap: Thrift & Dollar Store Edition Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here's a cool list of garden goodies you can score at your local dollar or thrift store. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8309/garden-supplies-on-the-cheap-thrift-dollar-store-edition
<![CDATA[Bring on the Bokashi!! Part One]]> Thu, 25 Feb 2010 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8266/bring-on-the-bokashi-part-one http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8266/bring-on-the-bokashi-part-one Bring on the Bokashi!! Part One Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This method of intensive composting has advantages over traditional composting. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8266/bring-on-the-bokashi-part-one
<![CDATA[DIY Soil Sifter]]> Mon, 15 Feb 2010 20:55:11 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8164/diy-soil-sifter http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8164/diy-soil-sifter DIY Soil Sifter Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here's a DIY project that will help you separate your soil ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8164/diy-soil-sifter
<![CDATA[Garden Supplies On The Cheap: Your Home Edition]]> Tue, 02 Feb 2010 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8065/garden-supplies-on-the-cheap-your-home-edition http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8065/garden-supplies-on-the-cheap-your-home-edition Garden Supplies On The Cheap: Your Home Edition Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Here's a cool list of garden supplies you may not know you had at home. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/8065/garden-supplies-on-the-cheap-your-home-edition
<![CDATA[Folia - Your Garden Tracking Partner]]> Mon, 04 Jan 2010 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7902/folia-your-garden-tracking-partner http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7902/folia-your-garden-tracking-partner Folia - Your Garden Tracking Partner Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Folia is a free online social garden tracking app that you can use to track, journal and share the progress of your plants and gardens ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7902/folia-your-garden-tracking-partner
<![CDATA[The Anatomy of a Seed Packet]]> Thu, 24 Dec 2009 00:51:17 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7833/the-anatomy-of-a-seed-packet http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7833/the-anatomy-of-a-seed-packet The Anatomy of a Seed Packet Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Understanding the information on your seed packets is crucial for a successful crop. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7833/the-anatomy-of-a-seed-packet
<![CDATA[Trim Your Christmas Tree, Green Thumb Style]]> Thu, 10 Dec 2009 10:45:54 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7738/trim-your-christmas-tree-green-thumb-style http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7738/trim-your-christmas-tree-green-thumb-style Trim Your Christmas Tree, Green Thumb Style Posted by yourownvictorygarden
If you have a green thumb on your Christmas list, here's a stocking stuffer idea for you ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7738/trim-your-christmas-tree-green-thumb-style
<![CDATA[W.O.W.... What A Difference!]]> Sun, 06 Dec 2009 23:25:23 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7718/wow-what-a-difference http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7718/wow-what-a-difference W.O.W.... What A Difference! Posted by yourownvictorygarden
I had purchased some Wall O' Water plant protectors but never tried them out. With cold temperatures this past week, I had the makings of a "cool" experiment. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7718/wow-what-a-difference
<![CDATA[Round Those Leaves Up, Y'all]]> Sun, 29 Nov 2009 20:50:51 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7657/round-those-leaves-up-yall http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7657/round-those-leaves-up-yall Round Those Leaves Up, Y'all Posted by yourownvictorygarden
I've come up with a quick DIY project that will help you ''corral'' the great and FREE garden resource - leaves. I call it the Fall leaf collection bin. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7657/round-those-leaves-up-yall
<![CDATA[Starting a Garden - Step 1]]> Tue, 17 Nov 2009 22:28:38 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7594/starting-a-garden-step-1 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7594/starting-a-garden-step-1 Starting a Garden - Step 1 Posted by yourownvictorygarden
I am currently converting a section of my back yard to a new garden area. This is a great time to go through the steps I have taken to realize a new garden - from planning to preparation to execution. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7594/starting-a-garden-step-1
<![CDATA[Your "End of the Year" Garden Checklist]]> Wed, 04 Nov 2009 22:23:58 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7443/your-end-of-the-year-garden-checklist http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7443/your-end-of-the-year-garden-checklist Your Posted by yourownvictorygarden
As the nights are finally getting cool down here, I am reminded of those end of the season duties we green thumbs all have to keep up with. Even if you aren't "turning in the gloves" and can grow... ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7443/your-end-of-the-year-garden-checklist
<![CDATA[Raised Bed Pest Cover]]> Thu, 15 Oct 2009 23:36:14 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7193/raised-bed-pest-cover http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7193/raised-bed-pest-cover Raised Bed Pest Cover Posted by yourownvictorygarden
If you have a raised bed garden, here's an "add-on" you can build to keep most pests from munching on your plants. You're basically building a "lid" that fits on top and inside your existing raised... ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/7193/raised-bed-pest-cover
<![CDATA[Border Edging For The Wine Enthusiast]]> Sun, 20 Sep 2009 23:47:35 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/6918/border-edging-for-the-wine-enthusiast http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/6918/border-edging-for-the-wine-enthusiast Border Edging For The Wine Enthusiast Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Merlot? Cabernet Sauvignon? Shiraz? Edging material? Some creative folks at the local community garden I volunteer for think so. The process is fairly simple. Fill empty wine bottles with common... ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/6918/border-edging-for-the-wine-enthusiast
<![CDATA[Water Container Frost Protection]]> Tue, 15 Sep 2009 14:15:59 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/6882/water-container-frost-protection http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/6882/water-container-frost-protection Water Container Frost Protection Posted by yourownvictorygarden
If you live in the North Texas area as I do, you don't really concern yourself with the first annual frost/freeze threat until late October at the earliest. I am always thinking ahead to the upcoming... ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/6882/water-container-frost-protection
<![CDATA[The Unsung Weeding Tool]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2009 23:45:06 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/6347/the-unsung-weeding-tool http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/6347/the-unsung-weeding-tool The Unsung Weeding Tool Posted by yourownvictorygarden
One of the most effective weeding tools I've discovered isn't for the garden at all... it's for carving wood or chipping paint! ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/6347/the-unsung-weeding-tool
<![CDATA[Mmmm... Free Coffee Grounds For Your Plants!]]> Sat, 18 Jul 2009 14:42:25 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/6226/mmmm-free-coffee-grounds-for-your-plants http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/6226/mmmm-free-coffee-grounds-for-your-plants Mmmm... Free Coffee Grounds For Your Plants! Posted by yourownvictorygarden
Starbucks doesn't just have great coffee. They also have a good amendment for your plants... coffee grounds. Here's the best part - it's FREE for the asking! ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/6226/mmmm-free-coffee-grounds-for-your-plants
<![CDATA[Plano Victory Garden]]> Sat, 18 Jul 2009 14:32:30 -0500 http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/6220/plano-victory-garden http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/6220/plano-victory-garden Plano Victory Garden Posted by yourownvictorygarden
My "Victory Garden" in Plano, Texas. Mostly vegies, but a few herbs and flowers are growing as well. ]]>
http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/6220/plano-victory-garden