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    water tanks becoming polluted

    I have heard of leaf eater rain heads which would as an effective gutter protection system help gutters from getting blocked or flooded eaves which is usually mounted directly under the roof gutter. They are even said to prevent mosquitoes, vermin and debris. A 6-5/8"x 3" rectangular outlet...
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    self sufficient tips

    Please check for this good read on self suffciency on home and garden http://greenliving.lovetoknow.com/Self_Sufficient_Living_Tips
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    Exercise/training motivational one-liners

    Life is toooooooooooooooo short to worry over petty things
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    Tomatoes

    Tomato and Arugula Salad yes it is that leaf. Ingredients 2 tablespoons white wine vinegar 1 tablespoon olive oil 1/8 teaspoon salt 1 pint grape tomatoes, halved 4 cups arugula Preparation Combine vinegar, olive oil, salt, and halved grape tomatoes in a medium bowl. Add arugula, and toss.
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    Being Sunsmart at school isn't always smart

    The skin damage , eye damage and immune system is alarming. Even those in their twenties develop cancer . Check this article
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    Compost

    Check this intersting article 163 things you can compost at site plantea
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    Tomatoes

    canning would be a good choice. if short of time boil them, put them in an ice bath briefly, peel them, and freeze them in freezer bags which can later be used for sauces, stews and soups. For now try pasta, arugula and cheese
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    DragonFruit Growing, Different Method

    If an urban gardener with limited space, grow dragon fruit in pot, which is fairly easy to grow and adapts itself well in containers. To save frost you can move over winter it if in pot. The draining soil that is sandy is better. A mixture in garden would be the best choice. Water it moderately...
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    Introduction

    Hi there, this is carrie , a newbie on a new journey out here