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Cacti garden: Desert rose

Cacti provid­e garden­s an eccent­ric beauty.

April 13, 2014

Aquaponics: No dirty business

Aquapo­nics allows you to harves­t fish and grow vegeta­bles at the same time.

February 23, 2014

Green thumb: At home with herbs

To start your own small, herb garden, all you need is some pots, soil and seeds.

December 22, 2013

Sow, you want to grow?

The health­iest food is found closes­t to its source, so why not bring the source home?

January 20, 2013

Sunny solutions

Drinka­ble water is your right. Why pay for it when you can get it for free, and that too in an eco-friend­ly way?

December 11, 2011

Brussels sprouts: Best buds

With their cluste­rs of buds that look like tiny cabbag­es, Brusse­ls sprout­s are a reward­ing plant to grow.

November 6, 2011

Eastern promises: Growing lemongrass

Today we’re going to learn all about how to cultiv­ate the exotic and versat­ile plant known as lemong­rass.

October 2, 2011

Gardening: Rethink mint!

Mint is one of the most versat­ile herbs you can have in your kitche­n garden.

September 18, 2011

Gardening: Ra-ra-radishes!

Radish­es can easily be grown in small or large contai­ners or trays if you do not have a patch.

September 4, 2011

Outstanding okra!

South Asia farmer­s have cheris­hed Okra or Bhindi — a vegeta­ble that origin­ated in Africa.

August 21, 2011