Food Not Lawns : Growing Edible Fruits and Vegetables in Your Front Yard

John from www.growingyourgreens.com goes on a field trip to share with you an excellent example of someone who is growing food instead of a lawn. In this episode you will learn how on a shoestring budget you can start growing food today by growing over your existing lawn and/or building raised beds or a combination…

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How I Prevent Stealing From My Community Garden

John from www.growingyourgreens.com shares with you what has been pilfered from his community garden plots in the past and now. In this episode John will share his techniques for minimizing stealing from his community garden plots by thinking smarter and not working harder. The Vegetable Gardener’s Bible, 2nd Edition The invaluable resource for home food…

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Rosa Rugosa and Other Edibles in the Edible Landscape Garden

John from www.growingyourgreens.com goes on a field trip to the Institute of Noetic Sciences IONS Garden to share with you some of the edibles that are growing. In this episode you will learn about the Edible Rose Hip Tree/Shrub – the Rosa Rugosa that is commonly grown for its delicious hips. In addition, John will…

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Tour of My Urban Front Yard Winter Vegetable Garden

John from www.growingyourgreens.com gives Jill, a viewer from Virginia a personal tour of the Growing Your Greens Front Yard Vegetable Garden. In this episode, you will learn about just some of the crops that are being grown in this front yard suburban raised bed vegetable garden. After watching this video you will hopefully be inspired…

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DIY 45 foot trellis for my organic vegetable garden – Part 1

45 feet long by 5 feet tall trellis. Made from reclaimed wood and a few store bought 2×4 posts. Total cost .00!! So happy with the way this is turning out so far! Trellis is made up of 1 x1 inch pieces of lumber which I received for FREE! The structure is held together with…

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Backyard Urban Terraced Vegetable Garden in Oakland

John from www.growingyourgreens.com goes on a field trip to Oakland, California to learn more about an terraced urban vegetable garden. In this episode, you will see how vegetables are being grown on a slope. After watching this video you will learn about the design of this garden, as well as learn about a few things…

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From Zero to Vegetable Garden in 6 Months – Tips So You Can Succeed

John from www.growingyourgreens.com goes on a field trip to Farm Girl Nursery in Novato, California. In this episode John will show you the amazing work of Lisa who started with an empty slate just 6 months ago, and now has a lush, beautiful and productive garden just 6 months later. In this episode you will…

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How to Grow a Vegetable Garden if you RENT your Home

John from www.growingyourgreens.com goes on a field trip to a viewers house who is growing a full-on backyard garden in the home he does not own. In this episode you will see what is being grown in this North Las Vegas desert garden and some of the techniques that are being used to grow food…

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Reclaimed Vegetable Garden Beds & Variegated Perennial Kale at the SF Garden Show 2012

John from www.growingyourgreens.com goes on a field trip to the 2012 San Francisco Flower and Garden Show. In this episode you will learn some unique ways you can grow edible food crops at home. You will also see how reclaimed lumber can be used to build garden beds. In addition, you will learn about some…

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Edible Landscaping and Vegetable Gardens at the 2012 Chicago Flower & Garden Show

John from www.growingyourgreens.com goes on a field trip to the 2012 Chicago Flower and Garden Show. In this episode, you will see some of John’s favorite display gardens that have to do with edible landcaping and vegetable gardening at home. In addition, John will share some of his favorite exhibitors at the garden show that…

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