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Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3
Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Get up to speed on vermicomposting with Kristi Armes, resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening [...]

Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 2
Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 2

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Get up to speed on vermicomposting with Kristi Armes, resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening [...]

Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 1
Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 1

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Get up to speed on vermicomposting with Kristi Armes, resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening [...]

Tower Tips: Emptying the Compost Tube
Tower Tip: Emptying the Compost Tube

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Want to know what to do when your compost tube is full? Join resident Garden [...]

Tower Tip: Update
Tower Tip: Trellis and Stake

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Are your plants going to lean? Join resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert [...]

Tower Tip: Update
Tower Tip: Updates and an Experiment

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Join resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert and master gardener Kristi Armes as [...]

Tower Tips: Intitial Setup
Tower Tip: Initial Setup

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Join resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert and master gardener Kristi Armes as [...]

Tower Tip: Accessible Gardening
Tower Tip: Accessible Gardening

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Join resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert and master gardener Kristi Armes as [...]

Tower Tip: Planting

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Join resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert and master gardener Kristi Armes as [...]

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Tower Tip: Thinning Seeds

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Join resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert and master gardener Kristi Armes as [...]

Tomato and basil seedlings
How to Thin Your Tomato Seeds

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Watch as Kristi shows us how she thins her tomato seeds at home: Thinning your [...]

Starting and Growing Cucumbers

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Get ready salads, homegrown cukes are on the way! Homegrown cucumbers have thin, tender skin [...]

Tower Tip: Starting Tomato Seeds

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Join resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert and master gardener Kristi Armes as [...]

Hoppin' Tower
8 Hot Tower Tips

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Hey, folks, I’m a long-time Garden Tower 2™ Organic Container Ecosystem user. While I haven’t [...]

Basil
Starting and Growing Basil

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3There’s a reason basil is so popular. It’s delicious! There are many known species of [...]

Starting and Growing Tomatoes

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3With so many tomato varieties and uses in the kitchen, it’s no wonder tomatoes are [...]

Peppers in Tower
Starting and Growing Peppers

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Peppers come in a multitude of varieties and, once you get them started, are easy [...]

This plant is catching a bit of frost.
What Is My Last Frost Date

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3How Frost Dates Are Determined The chart below shows the average dates for the last [...]

These seedlings are ready for transplant.
5 Steps to Harden Off Seedlings

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Starting seeds indoors is very rewarding but it does take focus and effort.  After you [...]

Seedlings are fun to grow!
Starting Seeds Indoors

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Gardening from seed has several benefits. There are more varieties available to you, you know [...]

Vegetable Planting Schedule, Hardiness Zone Look-up, & Germination Temperature Chart

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Vegetable Planting Schedule & Hardiness Zone Look-up: If there’s one thing that every gardener learns, [...]

Garden towers maximize space
Food Freedom Experiment! Does the Garden Tower2™ Really Work?

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3With seeds of hope and dreams of food abundance, my wife, Andrea, and I purchased [...]

Red composting worms
Vermicomposting Essentials

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Getting Started With Composting Worms Whether you live in an apartment in the city or [...]

Garden Journal
How To Plan A Garden Part 1: Create the Design

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Lengthening daylight hours and hints of springtime signal the time to plan your garden. This [...]

garden tower project ready for harvest
Beginning Urban Gardener

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3I’m from New York City and have little gardening experience. All I used to know [...]

seed packets
Seed Catalogs and Garden Planning to the Rescue!

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3If you live somewhere between Hardiness Zones 1-7, you may be snoring along to winter’s [...]

Interactive Drag & Drop Planting Designer and Salad Tower Sample Planting Plan

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Design online from scratch with our new   Interactive Planting Designer! (Click link to load) Below [...]

Organic Pest Control Guide for Your Garden

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3  A visual guide to proven organic, integrated pest management in your Garden    This [...]

Journal future log
What to Put in a Garden Journal

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Keeping a garden journal is a beautiful blend of art and science. It is a [...]

Garden Tower 2™ is a great gift!
Gifts for Gardeners

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Are you planning gifts for gardening enthusiasts? Here are some fun and practical that will [...]

Orange Mushroom Closeup
Soil Building 201: Biochar

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Biochar is a immensely valuable soil amendment. According to the International Biochar Initiative, “This two [...]

Finished compost
How Compost improves Soil

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Composted food scraps provide the trace minerals and elements that your plants need to be [...]

Windfall apples
Getting Started Composting

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Fall is the best time to build soil for the garden. Understanding why can help [...]

The right tools can make the job easier.
Top Garden Tools and Fall Care

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3September and October can be a great time to find good deals on gardening supplies. [...]

Summer squash growing well.
Fall Harvest and Seed Saving Tips

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Welcome August, and with it the bounty of the summer garden! Late summer is a [...]

Hilltop Tomato Harvest
Fall-ing in Love With Your Garden Tower All Over Again

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3It’s the height of summer heat. Believe it or not, it’s time to get your [...]

Beautiful Nasturtium
Summer Gardening Tips

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3The summer solstice marked the official start of summer and your spring peas are done [...]

Pests!
Integrating Pest Management

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3If you grow it, they will come. And, by “they”, I mean pests. Problems of [...]

Hilltop Tomato Harvest
Micro Climate Change Part 2

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Microclimates are areas around your home and garden that have three things in common: distinct [...]

Garden Tower Project Camel Girl
Micro Climate Change, Part 1

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Cats and dogs are microclimate masters. They can easily identify warm, cozy spots or a [...]

Garden Tower 2 outside a farmers market parking lot
Dirt Time

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Healthy Soil equals healthy plants equals healthy people. It’s true! Soil is a matrix of [...]

Key Strategies to Keep Your Seeds on Track

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Spring has sprung and its high time for seedlings to be in their trays. Will [...]

$5 breezeway greenhouse
The $5 Breezeway Grow Room

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3So it’s not much, and I apologize for the subpar photos, but the concept is [...]

Chocolate Strawberry
Tower of Love

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Happy Valentine’s Day, everyone! We wanted to honor this occasion to start a series of [...]

ASA Seed Saving Guide
Harvest and Save Your Own Seeds

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Harvest and Save Your Own Seeds Turn this year’s garden into next year’s crop of [...]

Garden Tower Daily Temperature Stability
Extended Season, Cold Climate Vegetable Growing with a Garden Tower

Garden Tower Project* > Garden Tower > Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3Extended Season Growing:  How to get the most out of a Garden Tower! The design [...]