Gardening
Grow your own food and herbs with the best natural and organic gardening tips.

How to Use Compost

Use this plant-by-plant guide to take advantage of all the benefits your garden can gain from compost − a fantastic all-purpose amendment that offers plants a nutrient boost.

Autumn Heroes: Growing and Cooking Root Vegetables

Dig into growing and cooking delicious, nutritious, cold-weather root vegetables with these tips and recipes.

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Browse more great gardening content in the Mother Earth Living archives.


Autumn Gardening

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Planting in the Fall for a Spring Bounty
Learn how to plant vegetables late in the season to jump-start the spring harvest.

Make a Cold Frame for Herbs 
Cold frames help you grow more herbs and extend your season.

Build a Fall Garden Medicine Chest
Harvest and preserve these six multipurpose plants now for maximum wintertime health.

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BIRD FEEDER E-PLAN

  • Size - 11 1/4" x 11 1/4" x 10 3/4"
  • Keep bird feed convenient and dry
  • Complete list of materials
  • Step-by-step instructions

Keep bird feed convenient and dry with this simple design. Step-by-step instructions and a complete materials list are included. Finished product size: 11.4-by-11.4-by-10.75 inches.


Mother Earth News E-Plans are packed with practical information, innovative ideas and creative projects right at your fingertips. By supporting digital products like this one you are helping save millions of trees a year. Order your downloadable PDF and start building today!


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INSTANT DELIVERY ITEM: Order this e-plan and it will be delivered directly to your computer - no more waiting for delivery or paying expensive shipping and handling fees. For best results print at 100% on 11x17 paper or have the plan printed at your nearest print store.


DISCLAIMER

It is your responsibility to make sure that any project you undertake is safe, effective, and legal for your situation. All Ogden Publications' plans are offered AS IS for information and entertainment purposes only. No warranties are expressed or implied. By using this information or these plans you agree to hold Ogden Publications harmless from any damages or injuries of any kind that might result from errors, omissions or other causes.

This plan was provided by HDA, Inc.

$20.00

RAW ENERGY

Raw snacks are nature’s original fast foods—delicious, easy to prepare, and bursting with the ingredients you need to stay healthy and energized on even the busiest days. Stephanie Tourles offers 125 simple recipes for mouthwatering parfaits, trail mixes, smoothies, energy bars, juice blends, soups, vegetable chips, dips, candies, cookies and more. Made from unprocessed whole foods—such as nuts, seeds, dried and fresh fruits, vegetables, oats, carob, cocoa and fresh juices—these snacks have fewer than 250 calories and are packed with vitamins, minerals, fiber, and enzymes.

$16.95

2 CAR GARAGE E-PLAN

  • Width: 24'-0" Depth: 24'-0"
  • Standard Foundation - Floating Slab
  • Alternative Foundations - Slab
  • Building height - 12'-6"
  • Roof pitch - 4/12
  • Ceiling height - 8'
  • Two 9' x 7' overhead doors
  • Side entry is efficient and well-designed
  • Complete list of materials
  • Step-by-step instructions

Mother Earth News E-Plans are packed with practical information, innovative ideas and creative projects right at your fingertips. By supporting digital products like this one you are helping save millions of trees a year. Order your downloadable PDF and start building today!


System information: 668KB, load times may vary.

INSTANT DELIVERY ITEM: Order this e-plan and it will be delivered directly to your computer - no more waiting for delivery or paying expensive shipping and handling fees. For best results print at 100% on 11x17 paper or have the plan printed at your nearest print store.


DISCLAIMER

It is your responsibility to make sure that any project you undertake is safe, effective, and legal for your situation. All Ogden Publications' plans are offered AS IS for information and entertainment purposes only. No warranties are expressed or implied. By using this information or these plans you agree to hold Ogden Publications harmless from any damages or injuries of any kind that might result from errors, omissions or other causes.

This plan was provided by HDA, Inc.

$200.00