Instructables: exploring - gardening - tomato - vegetables http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Oct 2014 10:05:23 PDT BLOX v1.01 Grow Vegetables in Your Backyard http://www.instructables.com/id/Grow-Vegetables-in-Your-Backyard/
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Sat, 22 Jun 2013 15:53:42 PDT
How to Build a 5 Gallon Self Wicking Tomato Watering Container http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-5-Gallon-Self-Wicking-Tomato-Wateri/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/B2K2/GXSSLK4V/FMJB2K2GXSSLK4V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/B2K2/GXSSLK4V/FMJB2K2GXSSLK4V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/B2K2/GXSSLK4V/FMJB2K2GXSSLK4V.SMALL.jpg TheRustedGarden This self wicking tomato watering container is designed to be easily built by anyone. The watering system will manage your tomatoes for 2-3 days without being refilled. The cost of supplies, minus soil and tomatoes, is under $10.  It can be built in under 30 minutes. It will provide you 'peace of mi...
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Tue, 5 Jun 2012 03:39:48 PDT
Hoop Houses- Gardening all year long in New England. http://www.instructables.com/id/Hoop-Houses-Gardening-all-year-long-in-New-Englan/
Hoop Houses- Gardening all year long in New England. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/0Q13/H1YOI3YZ/FGX0Q13H1YOI3YZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/0Q13/H1YOI3YZ/FGX0Q13H1YOI3YZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/0Q13/H1YOI3YZ/FGX0Q13H1YOI3YZ.SMALL.jpg domestic_engineer I love hoop houses. They are easy, and they extend the growing season to practically all year.   I live in Massachusetts, either USDA zone 5 or 6 (it's debatable), meaning we get a possible low of -25 degrees F. Our last frost date is around May 31, and our 1st frost date is is around October 1st, l...
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Sat, 12 May 2012 17:50:55 PDT
How to Easily Transplant a Tomato into Your Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Easily-Transplant-a-Tomato-into-Your-Garden/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/TVIR/H1ERMX4T/F10TVIRH1ERMX4T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/TVIR/H1ERMX4T/F10TVIRH1ERMX4T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/TVIR/H1ERMX4T/F10TVIRH1ERMX4T.SMALL.jpg TheRustedGarden This video presents  a quick and easy standard method of transplanting tomatoes into the garden. There are four main points to keep in mind and use. 1.  Loosen the soil to a depth of 12 inches or more 2. Ammend the soil as needed with organic matter (about a shovel full) 3. Remove the bottom third...
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Wed, 25 Apr 2012 03:27:54 PDT
How to Ferment and Collect Tomato Seeds http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Ferment-and-Collect-Tomato-Seeds/
How to Ferment and Collect Tomato Seeds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/OEVC/GY4RTWYF/FSPOEVCGY4RTWYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/OEVC/GY4RTWYF/FSPOEVCGY4RTWYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/OEVC/GY4RTWYF/FSPOEVCGY4RTWYF.SMALL.jpg TheRustedGarden I have collected over 10000 tomato seeds, for the first time, this year. In order to collect tomato seeds to be used in your garden the following year, you have to first ferment them. A tomato seed is typically encased in a gel sac. The gel sac prohibits germination. Think about it. The tomato is ...
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Sat, 4 Feb 2012 06:58:06 PST
How to Build a Simple and Basic Double Tomato Container with Water Resevoir http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Simple-and-Basic-Double-Tomato-Cont/
How to Build a Simple and Basic Double Tomato Container with Water Resevoir - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/LBHT/GXMS6EBF/FTZLBHTGXMS6EBF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/LBHT/GXMS6EBF/FTZLBHTGXMS6EBF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/LBHT/GXMS6EBF/FTZLBHTGXMS6EBF.SMALL.jpg TheRustedGarden Wow! A lot of words to say two five gallon paint buckets put together so you have a back-up water resevoir in the bottom. Tomatoes will grow really well in containers but you can't let them dry out even for a day. I recommend a 5 gallon bucket or larger. It is really hard to ensure you don't let con...
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Tue, 24 Jan 2012 16:12:39 PST
How to Grow Large Tomatoes in Containers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Grow-Large-Tomatoes-in-Containers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/HLMC/GXL5YMSV/F63HLMCGXL5YMSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/HLMC/GXL5YMSV/F63HLMCGXL5YMSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/HLMC/GXL5YMSV/F63HLMCGXL5YMSV.SMALL.jpg TheRustedGarden This video provides instructions for growing large tomatoes in containers. It isn't so much about constructing, but more about learning key principles that will help you plant, grow and maintain a healthy container tomato. The video shows you how to grow tomatoes in containers like you see in the ...
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Tue, 24 Jan 2012 13:38:41 PST
The Anyone Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Anyone-Garden/
The Anyone Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/YXPA/FXA2OFD6/F1YYXPAFXA2OFD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/YXPA/FXA2OFD6/F1YYXPAFXA2OFD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/YXPA/FXA2OFD6/F1YYXPAFXA2OFD6.SMALL.jpg Dantron Hello world! This is my first instructable and first real garden experiment, I hope you enjoy my garden and find my experiences (and difficulties) helpful. My overall goal for you is to have created an instructable that anyone, with no garden knowledge, could pick up and grow some delicious foods fr...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2009 23:56:54 PDT
Hints for a Complete GOURMET GARDEN, on the cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hints-for-a-Complete-GOURMET-GARDEN-on-the-cheap/
Hints for a Complete GOURMET GARDEN, on the cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/YR0J/FFKCQ9IW/F9EYR0JFFKCQ9IW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/YR0J/FFKCQ9IW/F9EYR0JFFKCQ9IW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/YR0J/FFKCQ9IW/F9EYR0JFFKCQ9IW.SMALL.jpg lucianoabcd Hello there plant lovers and green fellows! Here I'll be posting some tips, tricks and hints related to having a garden which:Smells good and fills your house with colors.Provides species to cook with, as well as vegetables and fruits.Combines plants in direct soil as well as in pots.Provides a nice...
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Sun, 4 May 2008 17:45:48 PDT