When it comes to growing vegetables in the garden, whether for an expert gardener or a beginner, tomatoes are always on top of their list. Besides being one of the easiest plants to grow, tomatoes are one of the most satisfying crops to harvest, too. If you don’t have a large garden, or a lot of extra space, you can still grow tomatoes successfully. If you have limited space, you can grow tomatoes in pots or containers. Growing tomatoes in buckets can be an adventure: You can either be ... Read More about Awesome Tips for Growing Tomatoes in Buckets
Other than buying tomato seeds or seedlings for your garden, there is a more economical and money-saving technique, which is to be harvesting tomato seeds from the bounty of your tomato fruits. It is not complicated to save your own tomato seeds. If you have fully ripe, disease-free tomatoes, then you have the perfect setup to start your own seed collecting. Why Should You Save Tomato Seeds? It saves you money If you collect the seeds from your favorite tomato variety, you can grow them ... Read More about How to Save Tomato Seeds – Easily
The last thing you want after you've spent your time and effort growing tomato plants is for some garden pests to eat your plants! As a gardener, you are probably used to dealing with several different creepy crawlies! The tomato pests to be aware of and make sure to protect your tomato plants from are aphids, stink bugs (those buggers are everywhere around here!), tomato fruit worms, cutworms, hornworms, Colorado potato beetle, and spider mites. These creatures don't all create the same ... Read More about Tomato Plant Pests – Secrets to Getting Rid of Them Organically!
While I use my normal, everyday running shoes for everything, sometimes I like to have a specific pair of shoes to wear out to the garden. Currently, our backyard is a muddy mess. I am definitely not a clean freak, but I spend so.much.time. cleaning and sweeping our place that I prefer to minimize how much mud we track inside our house. One of the best ways I've found to do this is by having a specific pair of gardening shoes. And if I am going to have a special pair of gardening shoes, ... Read More about Best Gardening Shoes for Women