The Pit and the Apricot
Even during emergencies and times of crisis having fresh fruit can be a joy that warms the heart. Imagine the smile on your families face as they put fresh made apricot jam on their homemade bread. I recently chanced upon some fresh apricots and thought that in an infrastructure break down these fine and tasty fruits would not be available so being the garbage gardener that I am I decided to plant several of these plants. With that in mind I took the liberty to assume that perhaps many of my fellow survivalists and preppers would like to do the same. This process is simple and foolproof.Aquaponics Designs That Are Currently Being Used To Grow Healthy Organic Vegetables
There are a number of aquaponics designs being used to grow healthy organic vegetables. The hydroponics section of an aquaponics systems uses a number of designs itself. Two of these designs are known as closed- loop and flood-and-drain aquaponics.Vertical Gardens
The Vertical Garden is the place to have your vegetable garden. These gardens-in-the-air work perfectly for many vegetables!Going Portable
These days a lot of people invest in portable set ups to save money on the permanent infrastructure. Thanks to the recent advancement of technology, having portable garages, party tents, and car shelters has become a very popular trend amongst people constantly complaining about lack of space. Yes!Creating A Garden For Less
Create your flower or rose garden and make yourself a garden of tranquility and peace. For relaxation and therapy, it’s pure enjoyment for all involved.Things To Consider When Building An Aquaponics System
There are a number of things to consider when setting up an aquaponics system. Although it is simple to setup in principle, knowledge of how the system works is essential. Having first-hand knowledge of how to build such a system from someone who has successfully built a working aquaponics system, would be great.Indoor Palm Trees: How To Choose The Best Palm Tree For Indoors
Indoor gardeners are discovering the beauty of real, natural palm trees isn’t limited to outdoor sub tropical climates. There are several species of palm trees and palm plants that thrive exceptionally well indoors. Here are a few tried and true recommendations for indoor gardeners seeking a touch of the tropics for your home…Advantages of Using The Aquaponics System For Growing Vegetables
Unlike traditional farming Aquaponics is another way of growing plants which produce vegetables. Aquaponics system combines the use of water and fish to grow plants that provide healthy food you can put on your dinner table everyday. The aquaponics systems combines the hydroponics system and aquaculture system in a symbiotic relationship. This means there is an interdependence between aquatic animals, such as fish, and plants: the aquatic animals produces nutrients for the plants, while the plants cleanse the water of toxins that harm the aquatic animals, creating a perfect environment for the fish to live. The plants thrive in the hydroponics section of the system and the aquatic animals thrive in the aquaculture section. This blend of aquaculture and hydroponics has a number of advantages. Here are some reasons to start your own aquaponic system once you have made it operational.What Is an Aquaponics System and How Is It Different From a Hyroponics System?
When we think of growing plants most of us think of think of a garden in our backyard or a farmers field, The plants are grown in soil and fertilizer is used to add nutrients to the soil to help them grow better. Another type of farming is called hydroculture. Hydroculture involves growing plants in water. The roots of the plants get their nutrients from the water.How Mulch Helps You Save
Mulch is an attractive way of landscaping your backyard. It makes a garden look well-kept and evens out its color, as opposed to leaving its tilled soil multi-layered. They also give a more uniform and harmonious look to all the sections in a lawn. Aside from its aesthetic properties, mulch also offers several benefits to your plants and soil that in turn helps save money.Berries for Your Garden!
Ever thought about growing your own berries? Blueberries, blackberries, strawberries and any berry you can think of!There’s Stress Therapy In Gardening
Stress is a normal occurance in today’s society. There’s alot of choices for stress therapy. One of the best is gardening. Gardening is not only good for the mond buy it’s great physical exercise and you can relax when your garden is completed and enjoy it even more gazing at the lush and attractive landscapes you have created in therapy gardening sessions.