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There are many commercial products available to feed your plants with, but you can't beat making your own organic fertilizer, at home and for free.

In this video, we explain the basics of plant nutrition, how this differs from plant to plant and what to look for when buying commercial feed. We demonstrate how to make your own fertilizer, and show how to use wood ash and grass cuttings to boost soil health.

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I found the video very

By Sharon Maureen Fraser

I found the video very helpful. I live in a town of Bridgewater and have a deck garden where I grow salad & vegetables! It is nice to grow your owe and pick fresh for summer

Thank you for your Vedio very

By Sharon Maureen Fraser

Thank you for your Vedio very helpful ! Enjoy more helpful news ! I have a deck garden and have been successful for growing salad and vegetables for pleasure!

Thank you for your Vedio very

By Sharon Maureen Fraser

Thank you for your Vedio very helpful ! Enjoy more helpful news ! I have a deck garden and have been successful for growing salad and vegetables for pleasure!

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