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Canning your harvest at home

The Basics of Canning Your Harvest at Home

Hazel Marie 

It’s so rewarding, to be able to harvest a plant that you grew yourself with bare hands. You’ve witnessed its cycle and ability to reproduce, which is pretty awesome in my book. Harvesting your plant’s growth may have been your initial intention when you first planted your seeds, but what’s the best way to preserve […]

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The Benefits of Unplugging From Technology

The Benefits of Unplugging From Technology

Hazel Marie 

Here we are. It’s 2018, the iPhone X just came out, and Face Recognition is the new Touch ID. Now it’s really starting to feel like the 21st Century. What we tend to forget is that life isn’t all about having the latest technology and software. Of course, most of us claim this not to […]

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how much lime to add to soil

How to Add Lime to Acidic Soil

Rebecca Flad 

This post is brought to you by A Green Hand. We’ve reviewed the post to ensure it meets our standards and feel you, our readers will appreciate what they have to say. The type of soil you have in your garden plot significantly affects the growth and health of plants. Some of your plants might […]

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how to start cannabis seeds

How to Start Cannabis Seeds

Rebecca Flad 

When it comes to starting cannabis seeds, there’s a little bit more care that goes into that simply plopping the seeds into some soil. After all, you want them all to germinate right? Plus, by following the steps below to start your cannabis seeds, you may learn a thing or two before the seeds even […]

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Why Kids Should Learn How To Garden

Why Kids Should Learn How To Garden

Hazel Marie 

It’s the season of flowers, seedlings, and sprouts as you begin your garden this Spring, and now that you’re finally getting into gardening we’re sure you’d like some company. Whether you’re a mom, a dad, older brother or sister or even an elementary school teacher, you can teach your kids how to garden. Kids should learn […]

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The Benefits of Using Essential Oils

The Benefits of Using Essential Oils

Hazel Marie 

Here’s a topic I can go for days speaking highly about; essential oils! The benefits of using essential oils come in a variety of different forms, beneficial for both your mind and body. These hidden gems could literally change the course of a rotten day while giving your physical body a semi-spa treatment. Essential oils come […]

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no till living soil cannabis feeding schedule

A Complete No Till Living Soil Cycle with Calendar & Feeding Schedule

Rebecca Flad 

Alright, alright, you’ve all been asking for this since we started publishing tips and tricks on growing cannabis, so here it is a full cycle calendar for growing cannabis our no till living soil way! Remember, organics is very forgiving and these exact amounts don’t need to be followed perfectly. A lot of times we […]

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using kitchen scraps in the garden

Using Kitchen Scraps in the Garden Even if you Don’t Compost

Hazel Marie 

You may or may not find compost bins and piles a ton of work to create and maintain. Either way, you may want to put those kitchen scraps to good use. Sure, making a compost pile takes a bit of time, but gathering your kitchen scraps takes no time at all. Most of your kitchen […]

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keeping your grow room clean

The Importance of Keeping Your Grow Room Clean & Sanitized

Rebecca Flad 

This post is brought to you by Berkshire. We’ve reviewed the post to ensure it meets our standards and feel you, our readers will appreciate what they have to say. Grow rooms are important for a variety of reasons. Not only is it an opportunity to grow a plant under controlled conditions, but one might […]

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