In Order To Find The Perfect Antidepressant: Get Your Hands Dirty While Gardening!

“There is a small bacteria called mycobacterium that people who are suffering from depression, anxiety, or other similar issues, should know all about. Scientists claim that this – and maybe other microorganisms – has a comparable positive effect on humans as pharmaceutical have. However, it is important to mention that the negative side effects, observed with regards to pharmaceutical, are not included in the case of this bacteria. Start getting…

AcuRite ATLAS™ Weather Station Giveaway

AcuRite is the #1 selling brand of weather products and they are offering up the chance to win an ATLAS™ Weather Station (ARV $149.99) in this weekend’s giveaway (Nov 23 – Nov 25, 2018). The ATLAS™ Weather Station is AcuRite’s most accurate and durable weather sensor available, measuring temperature, humidity, wind speed, wind direction, rainfall, UV index and light intensity. To Enter: Please do the following anytime from Friday 11/23 through…

Silicon Valley ‘Agrihood’ Project Combines Senior Housing and an Urban Farm

“A real estate development in the works for Silicon Valley is bringing together affordable senior housing with an urban farm, as part of the “agrihood” movement. The project exemplifies the growing trend of combining farming and senior living, as well as the trend of multi-generational housing. An agrihood places agriculture right in the midst of residential neighborhoods. The concept has gained in popularity over the last several years and seemed…

BREAKING NEWS: E. coli FOUND in Romaine Lettuce!

According to sources at Business Insider, “Romaine is off the table again because of E. coli poisoning, and the lettuce trouble reveals why outbreaks are so common!” Source: businessinsider.com “CDC, public health and regulatory officials in several states, Canada, and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are investigating a multistate outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O157:H7 (E. coli O157:H7) infections linked to romaine lettuce.” “CDC is advising that…

Unique Outdoor Planters to Perk Up Your Garden

Having a garden filled with plants brings pleasure to many gardeners – and it’s not just the plants that do so. Creating gardens allows us the opportunity to include a piece of ourselves with the addition of beautiful items that express our personalities and the things we enjoy. One example is the use of planters, which is an excellent option for those with little to no gardening space. There are…

Top 100 Gifts For Gardeners: #1-20

GIFT IDEAS 1-20 | 21-40 | 41-60 | 61-80 | 81-100 TAP 5 TREES SUGARMAKING KIT ($19.99)Making your own maple syrup is much easier than you think — if you can use a drill, a hammer, and know how to boil water, you can make maple syrup. Don’t worry, we’ll show you how! Just add maple trees to this complete kit and you can make three gallons of syrup in…

Top 100 Gifts for Gardeners #21-40

GIFT IDEAS 1-20 | 21-40 | 41-60 | 61-80 | 81-100 SPRING AND SUMMER BEEWORKS KIT Ready to give mason bees a try? Grow more apples, pears, and plums with our gentle hole-nesting bees that are 100 times more effective than honey bees. Get started raising mason and leafcutter bees for year-round pollination at a fraction of the cost, time, and effort of raising honey bees. Our Spring and Summer…

Top 100 Gifts For Gardeners #41-60

GIFT IDEAS 1-20 | 21-40 | 41-60 | 61-80 | 81-100 CUT AND SAW PRUNING PAIR $60.80 Winter storms tend to damage limbs and branches, so when Spring comes your trees and plants need to be pruned to stay healthy. Our best-selling Cut and Saw Pruning Pair is a perfect set for large branches as well as small. The set includes out Folding Japanese Pruning Saw and our Cast Aluminum…

Top 100 Gifts For Gardeners #61-80

GIFT IDEAS 1-20 | 21-40 | 41-60 | 61-80 | 81-100 DELUXE COPPER WATERING CANS Reg. $125.50-$175.00 These beautifully made elegant copper watering cans are exceptional. They’ll make a perfect gift for any gardener or home owner. Available in two sizes Medium (holds 5 quarts) and Large (holds 15 quarts). KIDS BACKYARD BUGS KIT $27.95 Kids can observe bugs close-up with this exciting kit. It comes with everything they need…

Top 100 Gifts For Gardeners #81-100

GIFT IDEAS 1-20 | 21-40 | 41-60 | 61-80 | 81-100 ARBEQUINA OLIVE TREE Give the gift of olives with the Arbequina Olive tree from Perfect Plants! Producing olives in one year, this gorgeous tree can grow in a wide variety of climates and can even grow it indoors in colder climates. Perfect for growers in zones 7-11 and grows great as a container plant too. The Arbequina can grow…