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  Dear Brandon, I’ve used tires as a stairway in my steep backyard. Would they be okay to use for plants I would eat: herbs, etc., or plants that produce squash, cucumber, strawberries, etc.? Thanks, Edrianna Stilwell Dear Edrianna, Thanks for the question. To...
Top Ten Best Pollinator Plants

Top Ten Best Pollinator Plants

In elementary school, I vividly remember learning about the things a plant needs to grow, things like water, nutrients, and sunlight. However, where the plants came from was oddly skipped over. The reality is that over 30% of all the plants in the world wouldn’t exist...
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Dear Brandon, I want start a garden this spring. What can I do this winter to prepare?   Dear Reader, Think. Observe. Plan. Implement.   THINK Take a step back. Think about what you want and why. Is this garden for you to look at? To work in? To eat from?...