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How To Start A Vegetable Garden | Central Florida Gardening 101 for Self Sufficiency

Source: Youtube I teach a lot of classes in person but the recent events have prevented group gatherings so I have started teaching via online webinars. A lot of folks have the time and interest to gain a little self sufficiency in regards to their food supply right now so this is a quick start approach on how to start a Florida vegetable garden. This is a recording of a webinar that I recently taught covering the 4 “S’s” : Sun, Soil, Seed, & Seasons to get you started growing…

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Spring Vegetable Gardening in Jacksonville, Florida FREE Seminar!

Source: Youtube VEGGIES 101 Earth Works Spring Vegetable Gardening in Jacksonville, Florida FREE Seminar! (Note: Same Date as Second Saturday Sip & Shop from 10am-6pm) Date: Saturday, March 14, 2020 Time: 10-11am This event will be hosted by Matt Barlow, the Earth Works Garden Center manager at their Jacksonville, Florida location 12501 Beach Blvd., Jacksonville, Florida 32246. Barlow will discuss regional soil conditions and ecology along with making recommendations for soil preparation and soil amendments for raised bed “veggie box” vegetable cultivation. Bring your questions for Barlow who has a…

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Sustainable Gardening Swaps | Gardening 101

Source: Youtube Sustainability is a must in this day and age for practices around the home as well as in your organic garden. Just because vegetable gardeners have been doing/using something for ages doesn’t mean it is the most sustainable choice. Swapping peat moss for coco coir or purchasing bulk soil instead of bags can save you money while being a much more sustainable resource. This gardening 101 video will highlight why coconut coir is a better choice, how you can save money buying bulk, & other gardening tips for…

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Our Winter Organic Food Garden – Florida Gardening – healthy recipe channel

Source: Youtube This update was long overdue of our winter organic vegetable garden. We also are growing a lot of fruit trees to provide cover from the sun and experimenting with Hydroponic vegetables indoors. The goal is to grow as much organic food as we can for our family of 3 both inside and out with the space we have. I will be bringing all of you guys along with me on this journey so we can all learn together how to be more efficient, sustainable, and healthy human beings.…

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Realistic Expectations for Home Vegetable Gardeners | Best Supplement to Growing Your Own Food

Source: Youtube Growing large quantities of your own food takes quite a bit of space and a lot of time which many of us may not have! The average family of four would need about 1/8 of an acre dedicated to growing vegetables (not fruit, grain, or anything else). Living in an urban setting makes this difficult if not impossible. In this video Elise Pickett of The Urban Harvest will show you the next best option for sourcing high quality, nutrient dense food so you can supplement your home grown…

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People & Blogs Vegetable Gardening 

Perennial Eggplant for the Florida Vegetable Garden

Source: Youtube There are very few perennial fruiting vegetables, eggplant happens to be one of them. This hardy vegetable is well suited to our climate and is a wonderful crop for the Florida vegetable gardener. Learn how you can plant eggplant one time and enjoy it in your vegetable garden for seasons to come with Elise Pickett of The Urban Harvest. You will learn all about what to expect when growing eggplant including why they flower but don’t set fruit so you can grow your own productive Florida backyard vegetable…

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