How to Grow Onions Like a Pro

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Onion is the 2nd most popular vegetable in the world, next to tomatoes. The annual global onion production reaches 93.17 metric tonnes. Countries including China, India, and the US are among the top producers of onions worldwide. China produces 22.3 metric tonnes, while India reaches 19.3 metric tonnes and the US with 3.16 tonnes of … Read more How to Grow Onions Like a Pro

Common Herb Gardening Mistakes You Should Avoid

Coriander seedlings

Gardening is one of the best ways to maximize a vacant space in your yard, balcony or patio. Besides being economical and practical, it is also therapeutic and useful, especially for older people and those suffering from anxiety. You truly can save money by growing your herbs because you use them almost every day in … Read more Common Herb Gardening Mistakes You Should Avoid

Guide to Creating Your Own Mini Zen Garden

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Let’s learn a little history Amidst chaotic surroundings, of life’s hustle and bustle, we look for ways to maintain peace in our inner beings, and having a Zen Garden, is simply one of the excellent and practical ways. A zen garden is relatively just a small garden surrounded by a wall intended to be visible … Read more Guide to Creating Your Own Mini Zen Garden

Common Square Foot Gardening Mistakes to Avoid

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Every gardener would fall in love with the idea of square foot gardening simply because of its simplicity, space-saving quality, and efficiency. Setting up your first square foot garden can be challenging at first, but once you get the hang of it, the possibilities become endless. For starters, a square foot garden requires the use of a … Read more Common Square Foot Gardening Mistakes to Avoid

Square Foot vs Container: Things You Should Know Before Building Your Garden

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Gardening has been gathering attention recently as more and more people flex their Instagram-worthy gardens all over social media platforms. Most popular of these are square foot and container gardens. Square foot gardening is a technique developed by Mel Bartholomew who incorporated his engineering skills and ideas to gardening back in the 1980s. His method includes … Read more Square Foot vs Container: Things You Should Know Before Building Your Garden

Beginner’s Guide to Square Foot Gardening

4x8 raised bed

You would be lying to yourself if you say you have never thought of growing your food in your own backyard, well, not at least once. All of us have ‘fantasized’ it – producing and eating our own homegrown veggies and herbs without having to deal with all the hassle at the supermarket. Basically, with … Read more Beginner’s Guide to Square Foot Gardening

Vegetable Gardening: The Basics and Things to Consider

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Gardening isn’t an easy feat, and it requires work, so here are some basic skills and things you should consider when you want to venture into vegetable gardening. PLANNING Choose the location of your vegetable garden The first and the most important step in planning for your garden is choosing its location. A minimum of 6 to … Read more Vegetable Gardening: The Basics and Things to Consider

How Does a Bee Navigate to Find Its Way Back to the Hive?

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Bees are truly fascinating creatures, mainly due to the fact that their cooperation skills are remarkable for them to survive and thrive in different environments while protecting their leader, which is the queen bee. Another amazing feat that bees can do is that they can fly back to their hives easily, even if they go … Read more How Does a Bee Navigate to Find Its Way Back to the Hive?

FAQs for Beekeeping

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Beekeeping is a complicated activity, and even the most experienced beekeepers may not know some aspects of the activity. So, to help beginners and even veterans to understand a few of the most trivial aspects of it, we are providing several answers to some of the frequently asked questions about beekeeping. Included below are questions … Read more FAQs for Beekeeping

Tips Before Beginning a Business Making Honey

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Honey-making is surely a profitable business venture, as you will be able to earn more while investing not much money on it. However, even though it is a relatively cheap business when it comes to investing, honey-making is actually an arduous process that involves constant inspection and protection, as you would have to take care … Read more Tips Before Beginning a Business Making Honey