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March 2019

2 In The Garden

6 Tips for Growing Better Raspberries

So you want to know how to grow raspberries do you?  I mean why wouldn’t you?  For the cost of a tub or two of raspberries from the store, you can get a plant that will keep you rolling in berries for years.  Raspberries are a great addition to any backyard garden. They are high in fiber and contain vitamin A, folate, antioxidants, vitamin C. Even those annoying little seeds are good for you as they contain some vitamins E.  Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. Now that we have established that this is something you should do. Your first decision is whether you want a summer-bearing or ever-bearing (fall-bearing) type.  This is a decision that will be influenced by what hardiness zone you live in.   If you live in the US and are not sure of your hardiness zone you can check here. Or if you are a Cannuck, like me then check here.  Another decision could relate to the look of the berries you are going to grow as they can vary by shapes,…

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In Random

My first post

This seems like the perfect time to introduce myself. So Hi! I’m Kiri, I live in Pickering, Ontario in Canada…where the air hurts our face in winter (which is…

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