All About Jed – The Retired Farmer

  Jed Is A Popular Character Due to Jed’s awe-inspiring rise in popularity among my readers, I have put together a collection of the many bits of advice, anecdotes, stories, and witticisms that my beloved neighbor has imparted to me throughout The Perfect Vegetable Garden. Enjoy Jed’s wisdom and his…

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Jim’s March 2018 Garden Answers

  March 2018 Garden Answers All of the answers to this quiz can be found within the pages of The Perfect Vegetable Garden.  Some may be disputed, based on the area of the world but, for the most part, they were arrived at through a general consensus of botanists and…

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Jim’s March 2018 Garden Questions

  March 2018 Garden Questions How well do you know your garden plants?  Take this quiz and see for yourself!  If you get stumped, feel free to cheat by clicking on the answer links provided.  Or, if you prefer, you can go directly to the March 2018 Garden Answers.  To…

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Jim’s Garden Quizzes

  Be A Smarter, Better Informed Gardener I’ve always had a strong opinion that tests and quizzes are a good way to learn and retain facts.  They point out what you do know and alert you as to what you still need to become skilled at. A number of readers…

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Homemade Biodegradable Plant Pots

   Happiness is Never Having to Say…  You Don’t Have a Pot to Plant In. In “Transplanting Your Seedlings Into Starter Pots. Oh What Fun!” I promised to explain how to make biodegradable pots using materials commonly found around the house.  My preference is using standard black and white newspaper…

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The Perfect Vegetable Garden

The information provided throughout this website will help every gardener from the beginner, who has never even germinated a seed, to the highly experienced, who has grown just about everything imaginable.  You will find a plethora of useful information about growing tasty, healthy vegetables and herbs, both indoors and outdoors,…

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