Monthly Archives: April 2013

Cool New Product!

I just received my order of “Sugru” and can’t wait to try it! You can check out their web site for detailed information (www.sugru.com), but, briefly: Sugru is a moldable silicone product that hardens in 24 hours, remaining flexible. It … Continue reading

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Great Old Ideas!

Many years ago I purchased two old Popular Mechanics books at a used book shop. The information ┬áis great and while some of the projects (like a garden windmill) aren’t quite my style, some of the other ideas are terrific! … Continue reading

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Free Mulch!

Our local landfill charges a fee to dump wood chips so I have been able to get 2-3 huge loads every year from one of our local tree companies. I use them to mulch the currants and gooseberries, the blueberries … Continue reading

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Underground Water Lines

Last blog I told you about the Lee Valley irrigation system I use, but I didn’t mention that my blueberry patch is on the far side of the property, which required me to drag long, heavy lengths of hose a … Continue reading

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Coolest way to water!

It probably seems strange to start thinking about watering systems so early in the season, but this is the time to think about installing water lines or systems that that need to be in place before the plants emerge. I … Continue reading

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