Just because you live in an apartment or other area without full access to a garden doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy fresh food that you grow yourself. In fact, with container gardening, you can grow a wide variety of plants, even if only on your balcony.

Sod Grass and Water Quality

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April

Clean water is the foundation of modern civilization, providing homes with a fresh drinking source and farms with the irrigation necessary to grow the food found on supermarket shelves throughout the nation.  It is common knowledge that nearly 97% of the earth is covered in water but did you know that just half of 1% of that is groundwater?  While this may make groundwater seem insignificant, half of what you drink comes from underground aquifers.

A wonderful idea for an herb container garden is to plant herbs that will be used in different types of cuisine together. These add rustic beauty to your back entrance and also make delightful gifts. People love to receive handmade gifts and herb container gardens can be themed around a specific meal. Use your imagination when planting herb gardens to make them unique. Hundreds of containers can be found at auction sales, flea markets, yard sales and thrift stores.

30
April

Saving money is on almost everyone’s minds these days, even those who earn big salaries. The current state of the economy has caused many people to take a long, hard look at how they spend or waste their money. Of course, some expenses are necessary and unavoidable. However, there are strategies that people can use to cut back on their daily living costs. Saving money with rain water is one of these strategies.