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Weeding tools

Green (Living) Review

The fingers may be able to do some of the work there are definitely times, and I know that for certain, when weeding tools are called for.

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Garden tool care

Green (Living) Review

With the right kind of tools this can even be done without the need of taking them apart, as long as no serious regrinding is required.

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Tools for (new) gardeners

Green (Living) Review

To introduce a friend to the joy of “grow your own,” offer a useful tool along with the promise of your support and advice. That even rhymes.

January is the time for garden tool maintenance

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and sowing of early cauliflower, “in over wet, or hard weather, cleanse, mend, sharpen and prepare garden tools”.

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Make you own garden tools.

Green (Living) Review

Glass jars and some plastic bottle reuse is not so much for tools as for aids for the garden, but we shall include those here nevertheless.

From Aspiring Arches to Traditional Tools.

Green (Living) Review

For those who appreciate reliable tools that last, look no further than our traditional and much coveted hand-made stainless steel designs by Sneeboer.

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Low-tech garden tools are best

Green (Living) Review

However, many successful home gardens are cultivated with a handful of good hand tools only. Each time-tested tool beats several high-tech alternatives. Invest in good tools here that will last for a generation or more. But, as said, you really need no more that the five tools mentioned to get going.

My LANDFIRE Decade: The Amazing Story of a Critical Tool for US Restoration

Nature Conservancy - Science

Vegetation Departure has been immensely significant to the cause of conservation. LANDFIRE Historic Fire Regime Data for Colorado. The WHAM!

The sickle

Green (Living) Review

Using a good hand tool is all about letting the tool do the work. The principle, however is and remains the same.

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The long-handled spade: saving the gardener's back

Green (Living) Review

When it comes to serious digging in vegetable beds there''s nothing better than a long-handled spade, especially for double-digging.

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'Formidable Vegetable Sound System' to tour UK this Summer

Green (Living) Review

" The Formidable Vegetable Sound System’s No Such Thing as Waste won the WAM Song of the Year 2013 in the Folk section ( [link] ).

Free planting calendar for vegetable container gardening

Green (Living) Review

The nice folks at B&B have teamed up with the Royal Horticultural Society to create a handy vegetable planning guide and calendar for container gardeners. Burgon & Ball of Sheffield, England makes beautifully crafted gardening tools and aside from looking beautiful they should, properly cared for, last for generations.

How a good garden too should be

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) A good garden tool should be simple, strong, effective and easy to maintain. This also goes for forestry tools.

How trust can be a practical tool for positive change

Green (Living) Review

The question seemed apt: after all, the Findhorn Foundation community owes its existence to acts of radical trust. Read more: [link].

Radius® Pro Lite Garden Tools from Lakeland – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Radius® Pro Lite Garden Tools Spade – 1.23m (48½") H. One is the rivet that holds the shaft to the tool.

Wild Pollinator Habitat Benefits Agriculture

Nature Conservancy - Science

Abundant wild pollinators help increase yields for many crops. Photo: Flickr user Natalie Maynor under a Creative Commons license. The Study. Squash.

Quality tools for the allotment gardener

Green (Living) Review

Good tools are a must for the allotment and the vegetable garden at home by Michael Smith (Veshengro) If you are growing food for whatever reason for you and your family at an allotment or a vegetable garden at home good quality tools that will stand up to the rigors of work are a must. as said, it works.

The Grow Bag Frame – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

All you need to do is to fill it with your ideal compost for vegetables, fruit or flowers. Made in the U.K. All products are made in UK.

New Dietary Guidelines One of Many Tools for Protecting Planet

Conservancy Talk

Locally grown vegetables in Long Laay, an Indonesian village that TNC works with to implement conservation practices.

Another Reason To Green The Asphalt Jungle

Environmental News Network

When many people think about urban areas, the first things they think about are increased crime and reduced vegetation.

Freebies for gardeners

Green (Living) Review

Free containers Container gardening is, in my view, the way to go, and that also and especially includes the growing of vegetables.


Using Cloud Computing to Untangle How Trees Can Cool Cities

Nature Conservancy - Science

NAIP also recently added the important Near Infrared-Red (NIR) band, which allows geographers like me to accurately depict vegetation. cities.

The CobraHead® Weeder and Cultivator & CobraHead® Long Handle Tool – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The CobraHead® Weeder and Cultivator is a tool that was developed by Noel Valdes, the owner of Cobrahead LLC, as a result of his gardening hobby. and the same is true for the garden tool industry in Britain and elsewhere. The small tool features steel with a recycle content of at least 60%.

Garden Press Event 2017

Green (Living) Review

Wilkinson Sword has decided that green is the new black in that its carbon steel gardening tool have gone green, as in color green.

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Mapping Reduced-Impact Logging With Lidar

Nature Conservancy - Science

The real value to lidar is being able to map all of a forest’s vegetation, even below the treetops. Lidar for Forestry. Logging for Carbon.

Grow healthier vegetables and fruits in a DIY greenhouse


For constructing a green house yourself, you can use reclaimed wood panels, glass sheets and basic tools for its constructions. DIY Greenhouse.


US supports hydroponics to revitalize Mideast food, water and security

Green Prophet

Developing tools and an industry for hydroponics in the Middle East is just as important. It uses much less water, which is scarce in Jordan.

Hydroponic Farms Sustain Urban Gazans

Green Prophet

The vegetables are much better than the ones in the market, and they are just upstairs from my home — I can pick them anytime.”. organization.

Choosing an ax and caring for it

Green (Living) Review

Having said that, on the other hand, you can use vegetable oil for oiling the metal and the wood, only never use metal oil on wood.

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Traditional crafts deserve a revival

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There are also ways of cold-forging steel for the making of knives and tools and using the heat later for tempering the steel.

10 Innovations That Are Changing Conservation

Nature Conservancy - Science

Computer models offer the most accurate answer, and few have proven as effective as the Conservancy-led suite of tools known as LANDFIRE.

People turn to gardening for relaxation & wellbeing

Green (Living) Review

But there are ways to do that with regards to most of those risks, from sunscreen to gloves and the right kind of tools and devices.

Kent & Stowe Garden Life Bypass Secateurs 6.5” - Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Also useful, obviously, for harvesting various produce in the vegetable garden. Ideal for deadheading, taking cuttings and pruning.

Sensilize delivers chemistry lab by drone to the farmer’s field

Green Prophet

After understanding challenges there we moved onto vegetation in the professional agtech market and matched this with drones.”.

Urban agriculture: multi-dimensional tools for social development in poor neighbourghoods

The Green Changemakers

cant vegetable production and a socialization and education environment that fosters individual and collective social development in districts with a signi?cant The various approaches attain the established objectives and these are multi-dimensional tools used for the social development of disadvantaged populations. Duchemin , F.


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But then, as I said, everyone has his or her own preference as to what tool for what job. Digging turns over too much of the soil, often.

Is Nature Ready to Transform Big Business?

Nature Conservancy - Science

The DOW Chemical plant in Freeport, Texas. Photo: Jen Molnar/TNC. by Sheila Reddy , Senior Scientist for Sustainability, The Nature Conservancy.

Growing (As a Person) in the Garden. ~ Írisz Ferencz

Elephant Journal

"As it turns out, gardening is a magical tool for healing, personal transformation and heightened awareness.". Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Food Green Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) eco-friendly garden green moving personal growth planting transformation vegetable

A Benefit of the Conservation Reserve Program: Paying Farmers to Grow Clean Water

Nature Conservancy - Science

Ask someone in the rural Midwest what the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) does, and a likely answer is: “It pays farmers not to farm.”

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Why The Nature Conservancy is Restoring Streams by Acting like a Beaver

Nature Conservancy - Science

In Montana and California we will monitor how constructed “beaver dam analogs” might be an effective tool for stream restoration. No kidding.