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Water garden
Adding a water garden to your acreage gives you a place to relax and unwind. Here are some great examples from our readers.
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Less than a half-hour commute from the big city sits a delightful oasis for both humans and animals.
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Photo gallery of John and Barb Bauman's swim pond and Minnesota home.
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This family was not blessed with scenic rolling hills on their property, but it didn't stop them from making a natural oasis out of flatlands.
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A zen garden in Ohio
As you drive the half-mile lane to Jerry Burton's home in Morrow, Ohio, you'll encounter a sheer wall of bamboo along one side. You might feel as if you've entered an Asian zen garden,...
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Canning is an excellent way to enjoy the bounty from your garden year-round. Proper storage of the containers is just as important as the canning process to ensure a safe product. Radio interview...
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Vegetable gardening continues to be a popular trend this year, because people want to save money and do something as a family. Have fun this season by trying some different veggies. Radio interview...
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The growing season is over, but your strawberry plants have already set their flower buds for next spring. For a good harvest next year, make sure the berry plants have a snug bed this winter. Radio...
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Keep these tips in mind if you're thinking about adding sweet corn to your line-up
Radio interview source: Robert Cox, Extension horticulture agent, Colorado State University             Listen to the radio story here...
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When you can make a salad with fresh ingredients from your garden, it's a little bit of heaven on earth. The recipe for a great salad starts with the soil your veggies grow in. Radio interview...

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