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How To Improve Your Garden Soil Without A Compost Heap

How To Improve your Garden soil without a compost heap - An easy way to recycle kitchen waste directly in your soil.

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from Get Busy Gardening

Eggshells as Organic Pest Control

Eggshells as Organic Pest Control. Works to kill Japanese beetles, flea beetles, snails, slugs, and other pests in the garden. And it is FREE! | GetBusyGardening.com

from survivallife.com

5 Gardening Tips and Tricks That Everyone Should Know

Crushed egg shells in the garden: Keep egg shells in refrigerator, when you've collected quite a few crush and sprinkle them near your plants to help prevent crawling insects and to add calcium to the soil.

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Tomatoes need calcium to achieve their full flavor potential, and calcium is often greatly lacking in our soils. 95% of a dry eggshell is calcium carbonate. When planting your tomato plants crush up (to powder) about 4 or 5 egg shells and put them in the bottom of the hole. Then plant your tomato on top. They provide calcium and prevent blossom end rot.

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from The Garden Glove

Top Organic Garden Fertilizers You Can Make

Top Organic Garden Fertilizers You Can Make! • Want to make your own organic fertilizer for your garden? Check out how easy it is!

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from Bless This Mess

Eggs Shells for Chickens: Oyster Shell Replacement

Eggs Shells for Chickens: Oyster Shell Replacement - tips for owning backyard chickens

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20 alternative uses for eggshells - so cool! I was just thinking today what a shame it was that I had to through out egg shells after baking! now I have somethings to use and save them for!

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from Listotic

20 Insanely Clever Gardening Tips and Ideas (with pictures!)

3. Give Your Garden A Calcium Boost My blender rarely sees daylight, but now it might just get the chance to see the kitchen counter with this genius tip! I’m starting to understand the idea behind compost a little more now that I’m dabbling in the garden, so this just makes a lot of sense to me. Just like grinding your food makes it easier to digest, grinding eggshells makes it easy for your garden to absorb the calcium egg shells provide.

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