Written by Melanie Kozlan, Four Green Steps
Tuesday, 24 April 2012 00:00
How-To:Grow Your Own Vegetables in Small Spaces (Even Apartments)
Growing your own vegetables has many benefits: it's inexpensive, can guarantee pesticide-free produce and adds to a healthy, sustainable lifestyle. Studies have even proven that plants make you happier and that gardening is a great way to relax and beat stress. Even if you live in the city you can still have a green thumb by setting up small/narrow container-garden on your balcony or by joining your community garden. Here are some amazing tips for making the most of the season:
-Making the most of small spaces
-Grow 100 lbs. of potatoes in 4 square feet!
-Turn storage containers into self-watering tomato planters
-Design a herb garden
-Easy ways to compost
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