Building a Garden
Nina walks through the basics of gardening and explains what it takes to set yourself up for a successful season. From picking the right location to the benefits of raised beds, proper soil, and watering, Nina gives you the tools to start growing an abundance of food at home.
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Tending a Garden
The reward for tending your garden well throughout the season is a beautiful harvest. Nina shares her tips for trellising, pruning, and making the most of mulch, plus a DIY hack for consistent irrigation and a delicious homegrown smoothie recipe.
There’s nothing more frustrating than investing time, energy and money into building a garden only to have pests move in and destroy your crop. Nina shares two ways to prevent pests in the beginning of the season and two ways to safely treat a problem should one arise.
Feeding Your Garden
As Nina says, the more you feed your soil, the more the soil will feed you. After years of trial and error, she knows what it takes to build healthy soil over time. The secret? Fertilizer and compost. Learn Nina’s three pillars for fertilizing your garden and creating an abundant harvest.