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October 22, 2016, 12:55 pm

We lived in Saudi Arabia for five years in the early eighties, in a two story concrete town house. Had a small area outside the dining room where we planted frangi pani and had our imported Thai ... Read more »

looks much better this year for CA water

October 20, 2016, 2:13 pm

the collection of reservoirs i watch last year was around 6-7 million acre feet of water about this time. this year it is close to 12maf. the reservoirs that were close to sucking air that wer... Read more »

Baltimore Heat Wave

October 18, 2016, 1:32 pm

It's supposed to be in the low 80's for the next couple of days here in the Baltimore, MD, area. Then a rain front moves through and fall begins, temp s dropping into the upper 50's. No frost in t... Read more »

first frost last night

October 10, 2016, 1:29 pm

started getting the gardens ready for winter. beautiful day by the looks of things today once the frost/dew burns off... songbird Read more »

Sarkari Results | WBSU BA/B.Sc/B.Com Part I Results

October 3, 2016, 5:17 am

WBSU BA/B.Sc/B.Com Part I Results 2016, As the West Bengal State Universit y (WBSU) successfully conducted the B.A, B.Sc, and B.Com casual & regular P art I examination in the month of July/ Augus... Read more »

Freeze alert

October 2, 2016, 10:54 pm

National weather service has a freeze alert for tonight. I have to go pick everything in an hour or so. Bummer. There is a wind, so there is an outside chance ... Read more »

Re: Roofing Dust, including from old cedar shingles on herp garden

October 1, 2016, 1:02 pm

shop vaccuum it up? songbird Read more »

low carb winter squash

September 29, 2016, 11:31 pm

Hi All, I came across this blog on low carb winter squash: Delicata, Sweet Dumpling, Golden Nugget, and Kabocha Squash She stated that th... Read more »

Bill Mollison died this past weekend

September 27, 2016, 1:05 pm

a co-founder of permaculture. crusty and very funny teller of stories, tells it like it is in his videos (some he rambles and goes off on tangents and may never come back :) ). he was not r... Read more »

beans, tomaters

September 27, 2016, 12:18 pm

pics from this summer so far just in case you've missed these... :) the only two dry bean varieties i grew this year (normally i grow a lot more than this!!!!)...: Read more »

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Ridding My Garden of Foxtail and Oxalis rating: 5

I spent a huge amout of time ridding my landscape of these two irritants. I sifted. I tilled. I weeded. I covered. I let the land lay farrow while it cycled through and I repeated like a good shampo... Read more »

Blueberry Propogation rating: 5

Hi, I've been exploring starting new blueberry bushes from my existing and very healthy ones. The simplest advice so far has been to make cuttings (about 6) from the new growth and stick each cutting... Read more »

Peppers, Epsom Salt rating: 5

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What is the best way to use Epsom? As a spray for the foliage or sprinkle it around the base of the plants? MJ Read more »

I hate slugs! rating: 5

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I finally caught the culprits in the act of eating my veggies and habaneros! DIEEEEEEEEEEEE slime! Besides picking them off the plants at night while juggling a flashlight, I've read of various met... Read more »

Does rototilling kill worms? rating: 5

The soil is starting to get pretty good my garden. It use to be basic clay. Over the years I've put in a ton of manure. Now after a couple years I'm seeing a worm or two when I turn over a s... Read more »

Duck manure tea? rating: 5

Okay, the ducks have their nice penned-in area until I get around to fencing in the garden proper. They have the lawn, their feed bowl, and a 4' plastic kiddie pool to splash around in...which they ... Read more »


What do you think of using railroad ties as stairs. Are they appropriate for this type of setting? What are the safety hazards ? Read more »

Planted pumpkins and kabocha but one looks like zucchini rating: 5

I planted a whole lot of pumpkin and kabocha seeds this year but one plant has fruit that looks like zucchini! I've never grown zucchini here so it couldn't be a volunteer. Could it be that a bee pol... Read more »

pumpkin plants rating: 5

I hope someone can help me. i have pumpkin plants grwing in my garden. They have started to sprout curly feelers if thats what they are called. Are they needed? can I pluck them off? they are start... Read more »

Tomato leaves are purple and crispy rating: 5

After reading up on what causes the leaves of tomato seedlings to turn purple, I learned it was a phosphorous deficiency caused by (among other things) cool temperatures. I have heard it will go a... Read more » is a website for homeowners and building and maintenance pros. It is not affiliated with any of the manufacturers or service providers discussed here. All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.