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  1. randy mason

    Tip Mark's digging tool

    Don't forget to look at your local military surplus stores and flea markets. i found a folding shovel with the pick on the back at the flea market for $2 USD.
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    Mushrooms; What do i need to know?

    sweet thank you Tonytony that's awesome.
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    Mushrooms; What do i need to know?

    Thank you GKW i will start here.
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    Mushrooms; What do i need to know?

    I was considering getting into mushrooms. I have no idea where to start. i am posting here cause i love this community and you all give great advice. I am living in Colorado Springs so cold and dry. what do i need to know to get started ? is there anyone growing mushrooms in a climate like mine...
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    Cold weather crops

    I'm in Colorado. new to cold weather growing. i have read lots on the topic but was wondering if any one has any good tips and tricks for this type of climate.
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    Cold weather crops

    I'm in Colorado. new to cold weather growing. i have read lots on the topic but was wondering if any one has any good tips and tricks for this type of climate.
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    Hello from Montana

    i am in Colorado, this spring will be my first out side garden but i spent 5 years in Montana and due to the cold and living on Malmstorm AFB i did not try out doors gardening, but we did grow some small herbs in windows. if you find anything that works well there let me know we have similar...
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    Experiment with kale

    i would let you know if you start getting leggy plants use a fan to strengthen there stems and slow upward growth
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    Straw bale/container/raised bed gardener from Michigan USA

    i want to see this as well. it sound great.
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    hello from Colorado

    I feel ya on the back issues. They are no joke some days. But I have found the kids make great free labor and want to help to so it becomes a family ordeal for us.
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    how much does Solar cost to get started?

    Thank you Dave.
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    how much does Solar cost to get started?

    That sound a bit more manageable if I build it over time. What's some of your favorite places to look at for builds to start parts lists and such?
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    how much does Solar cost to get started?

    I want to get into solar, however the door to door people around here keep trying to sell me $20,000 systems. is there a way to reduce the cost by buying it in parts? I am electrically savvy but I have not worked around solar before. what are the key things you need to know about it? any help...
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    winter go away I want to grow things in the garden.

    winter go away I want to grow things in the garden.
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    hello from Colorado

    Hi , I'm Randy. after 13 years of military service I am now able to settle down and do what I always wanted to do, grow my own food. my family and I have just bought (what we hope will be) our forever home. I did a lot of research on the best ways to garden. My goal is to set up something I...