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Free Plants from Softwood Cuttings 9 TIPS

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In this video i’m showing you how to take cuttings and prepare them for rooting to turn them into free plants. 9 TIPS included. Softwood cuttings can be taken in late spring and early summer, but this method can also work for semi-hard and hardwood. Download your copy of our FREE Q&A ebook on No […]

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How to Plant Beans and Peas in Woodchip Mulch

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Planting vegetable seedlings in woodchip mulch is easy and extremely low maintenance. The plants almost never need watering or weeding, even the slugs seem to be held back in our experience and as the mulch breaks down it aids the soils long term fertility. Download your copy of our FREE Q&A ebook on No Dig […]

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Water Storage – IBC Tanks – Lots of Water

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IBC tanks are great value for storing rain water. When kept in a greenhouse they also store the suns heat during the day and let if off at night, thus heating your greenhouse a little. We fill them using gravity with a hose from another tank catching the water coming off the roof. An IBC […]

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Pallet Tables and Greenhouse Tour

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In the greenhouse we are growing mostly perennial plants, fruit and vegetables from seed and get them planted out into the garden as soon their roots have filled out the trays. Some of them are repotted into 2 liter pots and kept outdoors in the nursery for later planting as new space is freshly reclaimed […]

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Less Work and More Productivity with Woodchips – Video

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Mulching using woodchips on garden beds and even with potted plants has many advantages: Long term fertility Stop sun from heating soil and drying out plants and stop UV light from killing soil life (never leave soil exposed) Creates insect and microbial habitat adding nutrients and heat to soil Stop weeds and grasses, Hold water […]

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Drought proofing your garden has many advantages

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Intro – Mulching (video below) and planting perennial plants, storing water in barrels, IBC tanks and ponds all help to keep your garden productive during the hot dry summer months instead of suffering or even losing plants. Although here in Ireland we have plenty of rain year around and never a shortage of water, last […]

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Soil is a living organism – Short Film

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We came across this amazing animated short film showing how important the health of the soil life is and how to restore it. Symbiosis is vital relationship between bacteria, fungi and plants.  The methods of gardening we use are all about this so we’re excited to share this video with our subscribers / followers.