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Bolting Lettuce- Saving lettuce seeds (Its a good thing)

Bolting Lettuce- Saving lettuce seeds.

This is a simple way to determine if your lettuce is bolting and getting ready to seed. This is helpful if you want to know how to save lettuce seeds. How to know when your lettuce is bolting or going to seed.

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QUESTION- Have a question about saving lettuce seeds? Post in the comments section of this blog!

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Grow Carrots In Containers (Best way to grow carrots in a bucket)

Grow Carrots In Containers could not be easier & simple.

We show you the best way to grow carrots in a bucket. We walk you through how to grow carrots from seed in a pot.

In this video, Jeremy Starke from Green Thumb Gardener (@gardenerthumb) shows how to grow carrots in a container. Grow Carrots In buckets could not be easier & simple. He shows you the best way to grow carrots in containers whether you are in UK or USA. He walks you through how to grow carrots from seed in a pot with simple easy steps.

You can also grow carrots in 5-gallon buckets using this same method. These practices can also be done to grow carrots in your garden.

50 Subscribers, Shout Out & Garden Update

In this video, I give you a huge thanks for hitting 50 subscribers.  I also love the garden community and wanted to give a HUGE shout out to the following channels for support & inspiration.

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Lastly, I give you a tour of my vegetable garden that is full of tomatoes, peppers, melons, watermelons, sunflowers, cucumbers, squash, corn, herbs. Thanks for all your support!

How to build a Worm Compost Box for Composting (DIY Worm Bin)

In this video, I show you how to build a worm compost box for composting that is used in vermicomposting. You can order the Red wiggler worms from here: http://bit.ly/2KqQIZZ

I give you instructions for this easy and simple DIY worm bin. The compost bin used as a worm farm is perfect to compost vegetable scraps to turn it into healthy compost for your garden. Check out my previous post that gives you live look in on my worm compost bin here.

In this video, Jeremy Starke from Green Thumb Gardener shows you how to build a worm compost box for composting. It is an easy and simple DIY worm bin project that will get anyone composting worms.

These diy worm bin Rubbermaid containers can be used to create compost tea and used composting indoors. Building a worm bins is a fun project that your kids can do to teach them about vermiculture and composting.

Red wiggler worms (nightcrawlers) used in this worm farm for vermicomposting were not harmed in the production of this DIY compost bin.

How to Build a Trellis For Cucumbers, Beans, & Tomatoes (Simple & Easy)

I show you How to Build a Trellis For Cucumbers, Beans, & Tomatoes that is simple & easy. Trellis netting used can be found here: https://amzn.to/2tp0vZR

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In this video Jeremy Starke from Green Thumb Gardener shows you how to build a metal trellis that can be used for cucumbers, beans, tomatoes & other vining vegetables that climb poles. This DIY plant trellis idea is simple and easy to build with a trellis netting & metal poles. It is a perfect addition to keep your tomatoes trellis or any other climbing plants in your garden.

 

How to Build a Cinder Block Raised Garden Bed

How to Build a Cinder Block Raised Garden Bed- In this video I provide tips and how to Build a Cinder concrete Block Raised Garden Bed. You can find a sunlight calculator: https://amzn.to/2MCgU5w

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In this video Jeremy Starke from Green Thumb Gardener shows you how to Build a Cinder concrete Block Raised Garden Bed. He gives some tips on this DIY project to to use concrete blocks for your garden. The raised beds and cinder block planter box are built using concrete blocks to surround the garden. You put your soil down after you construct & build the cinder block garden walls. These make a decorative cinder block wall that you can also use as a planter raised bed.

Pruning Squash Zucchini Plants to help prevent Powdery Mildew

Pruning Squash Zucchini Plants to help prevent powdery mildew. In this video, I demonstrate how to prune your zucchini squash plants to help prevent powdery mildew. These squash plants were planted from these seeds: https://amzn.to/2JkPd2R

In this video Jeremy Starke from Green Thumb Gardener shows you tips on how to prune your squash zucchini plants to help prevent powdery mildew. This is part of a series on how to grow zucchini squash and how to control powdery mildew. Pruning your zucchini squash plant will help with airflow around the zucchini plant and is an effective diy powdery mildew treatment for optimal production. These tips are just one of the keys on how to stop powdery mildew.