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  1. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    I've been reading about seeding straight to the garden and am ready to put my seeds down tonight. I've been wanting to get out there a few weeks ago but haven't been able to find the time between rain showers to avoid the mud. I've already ordered my potato sets but they haven't arrived yet...
  2. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    I went out to Lowes today with the hope of putting together a "start up" vegetable garden. I've got 6 different vegetables spinach, carrots, Jalapeno peppers, broccoli, string beans, and tomatoes. I have no experience with planting but very anxious to learn. I picked up a Burpee Self Watering...
  3. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    Hheello, I have planted some Bok Choi, Carrots, Green Pepper, and Corn. I put about .35 sq foot from an old (>5 years) bag of "Texas Native Topsoil" "enriched". The bag is green but yellow highlites. Its about 1 sq meter +. My house is one side+ some hills, the setting sun (and some trees)...
  4. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    Survivalist12's Survival Garden Of 2010. Radishes Cucumbers Beans Tomatos Lettuces Zulkini Peppers Soybean Green Beans Wax beans Peas Carrots Leeks Melon Broccoli We spent 5 weekends making this thing. The Wooden boxes are easily transportable and are a great resting bed for the plants and...
  5. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    Well, the weather has FINALLY straightened out enough to let me start on this year's garden. Have the "cool season" things started...swiss chard, spinach, lettuce, carrots, and peas. Also took a bunch of those tall "tomato towers" that open up, and linked them together to form a fence along the...
  6. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    Hello all, I'm Twist and I live in The Netherlands. I have been reading a lot about guerrilla gardening, the kind with the veggies not the flowers :upsidedown:. I found a lot of info both of this site and on the web, and also from potheads :o:. My plan is to have 3 patches in one forest. It's...
  7. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    We're starting a vegetable garden for the first time. I planted some herb seeds indoors but I'm not sure if the veggies should be planted directly in the ground or not. I will be planting potatoes, carrots, onions, lettuce, tomatoes and a few others... Thanks for any advice.
  8. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    I am probably going to get them Monday. They are huge. And, I do mean HUGE. I have never seen them so big. They are also nice and sweet now that it has snowed. One carrot made PLENTY of grated carrot, raisin and peanut butter salad for three people with a serving left over. Really! I plan to...
  9. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    I have an interesting story about the carrots which I just harvested. These carrots were planted in mid May and were supposed to be 65-75 days till harvest. These carrots ended up covered by the growth of very large zucchini and upon its death (zucchini) I noticed the row of carrots that were...
  10. Urban Survival
    Does anyone know of a good supplier of Organic Carrots?' Thank you, Joe
  11. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    These are danvers carrot sprouts. About 2 weeks after planting the seeds, the sprouts appeared. The sprouts might need to be thinned out, but I just dont like to pull up good plants The seeds were soaked in a bowl of water for about 4 hours before planting.
  12. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    This is a spur of the moment planting. This also is the first time that I have planted carrots. While I have the tiller out today and planting potatoes, I am going to go ahead and bust up a row and plant some carrots. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carrot The seeds have been put onto to...
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