July Articles

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June Articles

Building Garden Art Using Ferro-cement

Make Small Big maximum impact tiny spaces

Tabletop Fire Pit Lights Up the Season

Bales of Fun

Something is in the Eye of the Beholder

A Loud Shout Out for Exuberance

The Kindest Cuts

11 Charlie – Mortar Platoon




Featured Books for July:


Gardener’s A-Z Guide to Growing Organic Food
by Tanya K Denckla


Enjoy guaranteed organic produce with this comprehensive plant-by-plant reference for how to select, grow, harvest, and store more than 765 varieties of vegetables, herbs, fruits, and nuts. Also included are more than 100 up-to-the-minute organic remedies for 201 diseases and pests. This is the book to demystify the complex organic systems of the garden, and make healthful vegetable gardening easier and more fun.



Deerproofing Your Yard and Garden
by Rhonda Massingham Hart


Which repellents work, and which ones don't? How long do they last? Which plants are truly deerproof? What kinds of health risks do deer really pose? In this completely updated and revised edition of her popular book, Rhonda Massingham Hart shares the results of her research on deer behavior and food preferences, as well as her hands-on experience in successfully combatting deer, from choosing the best fence to planting the most deer-detested plants. Deerproofing Your Yard and Garden is the best defense against unwanted deer, and an investment that is sure to pay off in protecting your landscape.