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Old 4 Weeks Ago   #91
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My wolfgarten tools.
I have the push pull weeder attachment and the cultivator. Best money I ever spent.
I have a bunch of those, too. I love them.
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My best find was a battery operated reciprocating saw with a pruning blade. This thing will cut through a 3" branch like a breeze, and has made pruning SO much faster and easier on my hands

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Had to get a stirrup hoe after seeing them. Went for the Johnny seed model.
Hope it's as good as it seems.
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Old 4 Weeks Ago   #94
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Netafim pre made drippers.
.5 gph pressure compensated emitter with 30" tube attached.
.5gph works out to one ounce per minute, so I don't have to think too hard about setting the timer.
Also at .5gph the pump is small, and the .5" pipe can run a lot of drippers without pressure loss.

The spray stakes are sold separately, I like that they have a position for flow, and one to plug.
Garden changes every year, this allows the dripper system to change with it easily.
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Old 4 Weeks Ago   #95
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I picked up two of these from Walmart last night and I really like them.

I am terrible at using too many paper towels and have been trying to stay away from them but found myself back to using too many again. My first effort was to put a plastic container with lid on the counter next to the sink with dish cloths and towels. The lid was a perfect spot to put things on top and I would be frustrated by having to remove such things, like the egg cooker and I would revert to the paper towels because they were easily had.

I also had paper plates, cups, plasticware and napkins in a plastic basket style box on the counter. It was easy to get what I needed but it didn't look very nice.

Now I have one of these with wash cloths on the top level and towels on the bottom level. My towels consist of not only dish towels but 100% cotton flour sack towels that I use in the refrigerator to wrap veggies and also to bake with.

The second one now houses napkins on top, it's the perfect size for that and the bottom level has plates, bowls, cups and utensils in it. The plates have to lay kind of sideways because there is not enough space to stand them up but they lay perfectly over the top of the bowls, so it works for me.

Online the price is $17.88 but I found them in my Walmart for $14.99 each. I really like them, they look much nicer than the plastic and I can easily get to what I need. So, that's what I call a win win.



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Look for one piece molded aluminium.
Will never wear out or break.My scoop is at least 20 yrs old.
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we have rocks lots and lots of rocks. so far I have picked up two loader bucket fulls from the greenbean area... like I said lots of rocks. I picked up a little aluminum rake at the dollar store one day that has a retractable set of tines. it is fabulous for flipping over and running under a pile of rocks to sort of sift them to dump in a bucket. you can set the rake to be only partially open so the tines are close together.
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DynaGro fertilizers. I've been injecting both the Foliage Pro and Bloom formulas through my drip system and the plants are going crazy. Great stuff!
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1) Floranova, one-part complete nutrient for soilless mediums. Easy to measure and mix, 1-2tsp per gallon of water at a cost of about 6 cents per gallon. I use it for seedlings and switch to Hydro-Garden's Tomato 4-18-38 after I pot-up.

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I got one of those at Sam's for 50 bucks and it is well worth it. It really helps when picking beans and hot peppers. The seat is really comfortable.

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