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4 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Composting the bokashi way

Bokashi, the practice of fermenting kitchen waste to use in your garden and landscape, has long been practiced in Asia and is starting to gain ground in this country.

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8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

5 "New" gardening techniques to try this year

Everything old is new again in the garden. Recent interest in organic gardening and self sustaining lifestyles have prompted many to look to the past for unique gardening techniques.

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10 hrs ago | Langley Advance

Langley Gardening: Zucchinis need calcium, celery likes water, and killing wisteria is really diffic

"My kids and I started a vegetable garden this year, and we are growing zucchinis.

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12 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Skinny Chef: Meal planner for summer veggie surplus

Summer produce is fresh, plentiful and healthy! Late summer to fall is the sweet spot of the year's harvest, so jump on the farm bandwagon and grab your tote bags.

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16 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

7 new takes on 7-layer salad

It's the quintessential potluck food: seven-layer salad. With its layers of iceberg lettuce, peas, tomatoes, onions, cheddar cheese, bacon and mayonnaise, it's colorful, crunchy and creamy all in one bite.

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20 hrs ago | SILive.com

A final look at some stunning summer garden spaces

These beautiful gardens, some hidden, and some that can be seen right from the street, are places created to rest and rejuvenate or perhaps just to steal a moment away from a busy day.

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Yesterday | Dorsetecho.co.uk

Medieval artefacts found in excavation of garden near Dorchester

HUNDREDS of pieces of medieval and Georgian Dorset have been found lying right underneath the feet of one West Dorset resident.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Darlington and Stockton Times

Fit for Nothing: These dried up plants are bound for the compost heap

GARDENERS who went on holiday confident that friends and family would water, deadhead and harvest their crops in their absence must be feeling pretty smug.

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Brandon Sun

Bringing the zen of a bubbling fish pond to the patio has gotten easier

When Ann and Glen Gage downsized from their expansive home and garden in Switzerland to a San Francisco town house, one of the things they missed most was the koi pond they'd built and tended for years.

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Related Topix: Home, Costa Mesa, CA, Mesa, CA

Marin Independent Journal

Day-tripping in Fairfax

Most people drive through Fairfax on their way to Point Reyes or other coastal attractions, but it's high time this small town at the foot of Mount Tamalpais became a destination of its own.

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Wisbech Standard

The great outdoors is given a boost with a new garden for a Wisbech care home

The garden has a farmyard area with miniature model animals, a wildlife area to encourage different forms of wild life to the garden and various places to sit and watch the birds and squirrels.

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The Argus

UK first for botanic garden with flowering

A world-leading botanic garden is celebrating after recording the first UK outdoor flowering of a hard-to-propagate plant from the other side of the world.

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Daily Mail

Prime suspect in murder of US teen Natalee Holloway moved to remote ...

Breaking Bad goes out on a high! Bryan Cranston scores a gong at Emmy Awards as his costars triumph too Moment Michael Brown was shot dead 'caught on audio recording': FBI handed potentially damning tape of ELEVEN shots being fired - including final volley of 'kill shots' 'Three-parent babies' at the center of health investigation-thirteen years ... (more)

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Cambridge Evening News

Dobbies Garden Centre to open on Tesco site in Bar Hill, creating 14 jobs

A new Dobbies Garden Centre will open its doors on the Tesco site, selling a wide range of gardening products, gifts, and homeware.

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Examiner.com

Bugs as natural methods for Colorado garden pest control

Fighting bugs with bugs is a long standing traditional natural method for controlling garden pests.

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Bangor Daily News

Gardening in tune with garlic, carrots and summer squash in August

For the northern New England gardener, August brings the end of some vegetable crops and the start of others.

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Santa Cruz Sentinel

Santa Cruz workshop teaches water-saving irrigation technique to residents

Ecology Action water outreach conservation specialist Marcus Mendiola walks a group of homeowners through a hands-on laundry-to-landscape irrigation workshop in Santa Cruz on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Santa Cruz, CA, Science, Ecology, Home, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Aptos, CA

Bucksfreepress.co.uk

Residents invited to hospice charity garden party

A HOSPICE is inviting people to come and visit for an open gardens event next weekend in a bid to boost funds for the construction of its new, state of the art building.

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Swindon Advertiser

Gardener turning the grey to green

Steve Thompson, 66, is a trustee of the Hreod Burna Urban Forest, and recently appealed successfully in the Swindon Advertiser for equipment needed to tackle tough undergrowth.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

NewsandSentinel.com

Nuns' garden yields food for northwest Ohio pantry

Somewhere in a Sylvania garden carrots grow in winter, tomatoes plants stand four feet high, and giant cabbage heads spring up from the earth at the start of Ohio's growing season.

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