Backyard food growing has never been more exciting or easy...

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  Mark Valencia — Hi Muz and thank you! All the best for your garden and new raised beds! ...
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  Mark Valencia — Great stuff Ana! ...

Can't grow outdoors? Why not grow indoors then!

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  Mark Valencia — Thanks Dave! LOL Cheers ...
  Dave — Aw man, you are such a lovely guy! Enjoy your videos so unbelievably much!!! Thank you so much for sharing :-) such a pitty, that you're not around the corner, otherwise i would come to your garden regularly and help you getting rid of all the food you produce :-D...

Thinking of growing in containers? Then, check out this helpful info first.    

The red flesh is not just good for you it also looks STUNNING!

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  Mark Valencia — Yes, sort of I guess... But this doesn't help if you don't have an Eden type garden as it's not practical for everyone....
  Thaiga — How about back to Eden gardening. Unlimited compost right?...

Homegrown herbs & spices are easy to do - here's 7 of the easiest! 

Check out this guest post by Ann on starting a spring vegetable garden!

Planting avocado trees in clay soil will kill them but it can be done safely - here's how.

The 26/28 spotted ladybug pest isn't as bad as people say IMHO anyway...

What to look for when considering buying a property to grow your own organic food.

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  Mark Valencia — Awesome! Thank you ...
  Mark Valencia — Yes, this is a very good point! Thank you ...
  Noah — Super informative article. Exactly what I had been wondering about when thinking of how I'm going to buy land in the future....

This article is a transcript of our popular YouTube video on growing lemons.  

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  Mark Valencia — Sometimes they will recover but you will need to fix whatever the cause of the burning off is otherwise it will eventually perish......
  Sherrie Hill — My small eureka lemon tree has been scorched (not burnt) now the leaves dried off and dropped off.. Should i leave it as is to see if it will recover?...

Our Tahitian lime tree has produced literally thousands of fruit over the past 10 years and here's why...

Not all cucumbers ripen the same as they get bigger...

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