Category: Gardening

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The Gardener’s Guide to Perennial Vegetables for a Home Greenhouse

By Riley Fortier Earth.com staff writer One of the best things about being a gardener is being able to reap what you sow. Vegetable plants in…

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Posted in Food Gardening

The Gardener’s Guide to Perennial Vegetables for a Home Greenhouse

By Riley Fortier Earth.com staff writer One of the best things about being a gardener is being able to reap what you sow. Vegetable plants in…

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Why plant owners are using chemical-free ‘banana water’ to make their greenery double in size in WEEKS – and all you need is some overly ripe skins

Plant owners are seeing their greenery double in size thanks to a bizarre fertiliser Banana water is made from overly ripe bananas and brown sugar,…

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The sustainable vegetables that thrive on a diet of fish poo

Hamish Cunningham, University of Sheffield and Benz Kotzen, University of Greenwich Who needs soil when you have a fish tank? “Aquaponics” combines growing plants in…

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Posted in COVID-19 Environment Food Gardening Living

How to feed a growing population healthy food without ruining the planet

Sandro Demaio, University of Copenhagen; Jessica Fanzo, Johns Hopkins University, and Mario Herrero, CSIRO If we’re serious about feeding the world’s growing population healthy food,…

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