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Tour the Vivacious Vegetable Gardens: Potted Plant Edition – August 2020 Crops

Source: Youtube Take a stroll with us on the delightful deck as we peruse the Vivacious Vegetable Gardens of The Sugarcube. In this edition, we’re reviewing the progress of our potted plants. Just because you don’t have a plot of land doesn’t mean you can’t have a vegetable garden. See how we’re using containers to grow produce and herbs, get our organic tips for keeping pesky woodland creatures away (but unharmed) and get some inspiration for your own plantings. Feast your eyes on cucumbers, jalapenos, beans, squash, bell peppers –…

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How to get Extra from Your Vegetable Garden | Harvesting Tips

Source: Youtube It is harvest season! It’s always so amazing to be able to bring in baskets of homegrown nutritious produce from the garden on a daily basis. We have put in so much hard work in growing and caring for our vegetable gardens and our reward is being able to harvest and enjoy our produce. However, there are a few simple ways for you to get more from your harvesting efforts, which are covered in this video. Want to support the channel and get more videos? Become a patron…

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‘No Rules’ Vegetable Gardening | A Different Way of Growing Food | An Introduction

Source: Youtube In this video, I explore the method of intuitive gardening, which can also be called ‘no-rules ‘ gardening as a different approach to growing food. I explain how the way I am gardening this year is a complete experiment and the reasons behind it. This is the first video for a mini-series that looks deeper at this way of vegetable gardening. Huge thanks to Liz Zorab for this collab! Check out her channel here: Want to support the channel and get more videos? Become a patron and get…

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Finding Hidden Opportunities in the Veg Garden | Ultimate Gardening Skills Series

Source: Youtube In this video, we explore how to find hidden opportunities in the vegetable garden by looking closely at gardening failures and obstacles and then seeing how we can turn them into fantastic opportunities. This is one of the most helpful skills for me as a gardener, and it is a constant learning journey. I hope you find this skill just as helpful as I do to improve the garden’s health and productivity, as well as helping to make it more enjoyable! With big thanks to Blake Kirby for…

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3 Simple Ways to get LOADS More Food from Your Vegetable Garden | How I Increased My Garden’s Yields

Source: Youtube I am always on the lookout for ways to make growing food easier and more productive whilst at the same time promoting wildlife and sustainability. Often the biggest changes come from the simplest of ideas, and in this video, I am sharing with you the 3 simplest things I have done recently that have made the biggest impact on making this garden productive and healthy. Make sure you watch the 3rd one which is my absolute favourite way to get loads more food from the vegetable garden! Want…

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Early Summer in the Vegetable Garden | What Tasks I’m Focusing on in June

Source: Youtube For more 8 extra videos a month, check out my Patreon: The start of summer is so exciting! The garden looks so lush and full and it is about to burst with an abundance of food and colour. In this video, I am outlining all the key jobs I am doing at this time of year, for example how I prune tomatoes, keep salad leaves healthy and how there is still time to sow new crops. Enjoy! Liz’s what to sow in June video: My Online Course ‘More…

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Polyculture Planting | Incredible Way to Increase Production in a Small Space Vegetable Garden

Source: Youtube This video is all about polyculture planting, which is a fantastic way of being able to grow more food as well as reduce pest and disease issues (and much more!). If you only have a small garden and you want to grow vegetables, then polyculture is perfect to grow an abundance of homegrown food. In this video, Vera Greutink teaches us about how to use polyculture in a vegetable garden and shows us some other examples too, for example, a Mexican themed polyculture! Make sure you subscribe to…

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Why You Need More Nettles in your Vegetable Garden | The Incredibly Useful Permaculture Plant

Source: Youtube I decided to create a video to highlight some of the incredible benefits and uses that nettles bring to a vegetable garden. I would dare say that nettles are one of the most productive plants that can be grown in a garden. From beneficial insects to soil building, nettles are a plant that deserves far more attention as well as use. I hope that this video will inspire you to make the most of what nettles have to offer for your vegetable garden. Permaculture Magazine: My Online Course…

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How To Plant A Vegetable Garden

Source: Youtube In this video I’ll show you how I plant some of my favorite summer vegetables, but this isn’t the only way, and it’s not necessary the “best way”, it’s just the ways that I’ve found works best for me. If you have any questions or comments feel free to share them below. Happy Gardening! Garden products I use: FOLLOW ME ON: Instagram: Facebook: Music: Bovi by The Grand Affai

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How to prepare vegetable garden beds in spring

Source: Youtube Give your vegetable garden a healthy start in the spring by following my four simple steps! 1) Inspect and repair garden beds, trellises, and other structures. 2) Tidy up by removing and composting garden debris and removing weeds. 3) Loosen the soil. 4) Add organic soil amendments like compost or aged manure as well as organic fertilizers, as needed. Are you ready to get growing?

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