Exotic Fruits to Try and Why

Dan Fruits, This Land of Ours

Cathy Isom fills us in about some exotic fruits to try and why. That’s coming up on this Land of Ours.     It’s unsure of the exact number of edible fruit species available for human consumption, but it is estimated that there are more than 20,000 species of edible plants. It is also highly probable that even if you were …


Starting a Hydroponic Garden or Farm

Dan This Land of Ours

Cathy Isom has some pointers on how to start your own hydroponic garden or farm. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Hydroponic gardens are becoming popular because of their ability to conserve water and pesticide use while providing a medium for urban gardeners to grow fresh produce in small spaces. Now that we know the advantages of this practice, …

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Grow Veggies Differently-Hydroponics

Dan Specialty Crops, This Land of Ours, Vegetables

Cathy Isom dives into a different way to grow veggies, or just about any plant, with very little space or soil. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. You may be hearing the word Hydroponics a lot these days. It’s because it’s becoming quite popular for farmers and gardeners and urban garden designers who can grow plants vertically. Hydroponics …

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One of Summer’s Favorite Fruits – Watermelon

Dan Fruits, This Land of Ours

Cathy Isom has some great tips about the best way to buy, cut and store one of Summer’s favorite fruits. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours.     Nothing tastes better on a hot summer day than a juicy, sweet slice of watermelon. Aside from being delicious, watermelons contain water, of course, potassium, Vitamin A, C, and lycopene. While browsing …