gardening

5 tips for growing plants – Don’t let the Cold Winter Stop You!

5 tips  for growing plants – Don’t let the Cold Winter Stop You!

Growing flowers may be easier than raising kids, but the two pursuits have their similarities. Building a good home environment for strong roots, weeding out bad company, giving extra protection at the toddler stage, providing support but more independence as they mature, and making the important link between proper nutrition and strong growth will lead to the pride and satisfaction of guiding your young upstarts to blooming maturity.

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Grow a Sustainable Herb Garden Indoors

Grow a Sustainable Herb Garden Indoors

Herbs are great for your health, and also lots of fun to grow, if you grow them yourself. You can start your own herb garden indoors, especially if you have a windowsill that gets plenty of sunshine and air. As the weather gets cooler, it would be a great time to start your own indoor kitchen garden. Herbs are great for a quick salad and also for cooking. You can grow a variety of herbs and vegetables indoors that require minimal care and give you great results.

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Small Scale Trout Farming: Home Based Fish Farms

Small Scale Trout Farming: Home Based Fish Farms


Home based fish farms can be profitable and sustainable considering the fact that you can raise your own fish without using any antibiotics, chemicals, or synthetic products. If you are growing and raising fish in an indoor container or swimming pool your fish are safer from germs or natural predators, and can be monitored for parasites, infections, and disease.

Growing your own fish in your own pond also has a major benefit of connecting with the environment. Your backyard pond or garden pond could become the center of attraction for your house, where you and your family could gather around, have a cookout, or just enjoy a relaxing evening by your pond, feeling the tranquility that you can only get form a body of water, while you watch your fish swim around.

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