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

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGGet 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* > TOWER POWER BLOGGet 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* > TOWER POWER BLOGGet 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* > TOWER POWER BLOGWant 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* > TOWER POWER BLOGAre 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* > TOWER POWER BLOGJoin 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* > TOWER POWER BLOGJoin 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* > TOWER POWER BLOGJoin resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert and master gardener Kristi Armes as [...]

Tower Tip: Planting

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGJoin 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* > TOWER POWER BLOGJoin resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert and master gardener Kristi Armes as [...]

Beets
Starting and Growing Beets

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGJoin the beet renaissance! As the popularity of growing beets increases, root vegetables are experiencing [...]

Tomato and basil seedlings
How to Thin Your Tomato Seeds

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGWatch as Kristi shows us how she thins her tomato seeds at home: Thinning your [...]

Starting and Growing Cucumbers

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGGet ready salads, homegrown cukes are on the way! Homegrown cucumbers have thin, tender skin [...]

Tower Tip: Starting Tomato Seeds

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGJoin resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert and master gardener Kristi Armes as [...]

Hoppin' Tower
8 Hot Tower Tips

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGHey, 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* > TOWER POWER BLOGThere’s a reason basil is so popular. It’s delicious! There are many known species of [...]

Starting and Growing Tomatoes

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGWith 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* > TOWER POWER BLOGPeppers 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* > TOWER POWER BLOGHow 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* > TOWER POWER BLOGStarting 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* > TOWER POWER BLOGGardening 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* > TOWER POWER BLOGVegetable Planting Schedule & Hardiness Zone Look-up: If there’s one thing that every gardener learns, [...]

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

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGWith seeds of hope and dreams of food abundance, my wife, Andrea, and I purchased [...]

Red composting worms
Vermicomposting Essentials

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGGetting Started With Composting Worms Whether you live in an apartment in the city or [...]

Garden Tower Bee Cabin Leafcutter
How to Successfully Raise Mason and Leafcutter Bees (Crown Bees part 2)

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGCrown Bees Guest Blog, Part 2 This is the second of three guest blogs by [...]

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Introducing Native Hole-Nesting Bees to Your Garden (Crown Bees part 1)

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGHow to Support Your Garden and Bee Community Without the Effort of Raising Honeybees This [...]

Garden Tower Project Indoor
Pathways to Food Security

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGEarth Connections Garden Centre is about twenty minutes west of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan in Canada, on [...]

vegetables
The Protein Salad Diet

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGPart of my job as a fitness trainer is to help people lose weight. Most [...]

Dandelions
Eat Your Weeds

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGSpring is here in Indiana (Planting Zones 5 & 6), and our lawns are turning [...]

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How To Plan A Garden Part 2: To Sow or Not to Sow?

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGI am often asked if it is better to start seeds indoors and transplant them [...]

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

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGLengthening daylight hours and hints of springtime signal the time to plan your garden. This [...]

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Beginning Urban Gardener

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGI’m from New York City and have little gardening experience. All I used to know [...]

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Seed Catalogs and Garden Planning to the Rescue!

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGIf you live somewhere between Hardiness Zones 1-7, you may be snoring along to winter’s [...]

Garden Tower Project Partners With NAVA On Traditional Healing Village

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGGarden Tower Project Partners With NAVA On Traditional Healing Village During a recent visit to [...]

Garden Tower Project Receives Living Product Certification
Garden Tower 2™ Achieves First Ever Living Product Certification

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGPITTSBURGH, September 15, 2016 3BL Media Humanscale, Bureo, Owens Corning and Garden Tower Project have [...]

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

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGDesign online from scratch with our new   Interactive Planting Designer! (Click link to load) Below [...]

Organic Pest Control Guide for Your Garden

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOG  A visual guide to proven organic, integrated pest management in your Garden    This [...]

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What to Put in a Garden Journal

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGKeeping a garden journal is a beautiful blend of art and science. It is a [...]

First harvest
Imagine If Everyone Went Organic

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGDenmark to Become 100% Organic Country! When I heard about Denmark going 100% organic, I [...]

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

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGAre you planning gifts for gardening enthusiasts? Here are some fun and practical that will [...]

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Soil Building 201: Biochar

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGBiochar is a immensely valuable soil amendment. According to the International Biochar Initiative, “This two [...]

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How Compost improves Soil

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGComposted food scraps provide the trace minerals and elements that your plants need to be [...]

Windfall apples
Getting Started Composting

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGFall 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* > TOWER POWER BLOGSeptember and October can be a great time to find good deals on gardening supplies. [...]

Bill Land tends to his tower.
Double the Growing Power

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGWe wanted to highlight one of our Garden Tower growers, Bill Land. Bill has been [...]

Is it really GMO-free?
GMO-Free: or IS it?

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGThe debate around genetically modified organisms is intense this year as the activity surrounding labeling [...]

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Soil and Bioremediation

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGWhen it comes to food, soil is where it’s at. Healthy soil means healthy plants [...]

Summer squash growing well.
Fall Harvest and Seed Saving Tips

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGWelcome 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* > TOWER POWER BLOGIt’s the height of summer heat. Believe it or not, it’s time to get your [...]

Rhonda's kimchi.
Eating and the Environment

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGThis blog post is not medical advice and in no way replaces the care of [...]

Beautiful Nasturtium
Summer Gardening Tips

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGThe summer solstice marked the official start of summer and your spring peas are done [...]

Pests!
Integrating Pest Management

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGIf 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* > TOWER POWER BLOGMicroclimates 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* > TOWER POWER BLOGCats and dogs are microclimate masters. They can easily identify warm, cozy spots or a [...]

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Dirt Time

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGHealthy Soil equals healthy plants equals healthy people. It’s true! Soil is a matrix of [...]

Boy at play.
Water, Water, Everywhere

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGWater is vital to the success of gardens, because it is vital to the continuation [...]

Garden Tower 2™ caster ideas
Casters on the GT2: Supporters Have Great Solutions

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGUPDATE: We now offer casters for the Garden Tower 2™. The Garden Tower 2™ has [...]

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Garden Tower Project Receives International Design Award for Garden Tower 2™

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGWe Received a Design Award! Garden Tower Project received international recognition from International Design Awards, [...]

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Make a Sweet Deal With Honeybees

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGEvery day, honeybees face many challenges. A small garden plot or container garden tailored to [...]

Key Strategies to Keep Your Seeds on Track

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGSpring has sprung and its high time for seedlings to be in their trays. Will [...]

OCA
Everything You Need to Know About GMO Laws: November Update

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOG–  We highly recommend the Organic Consumers Association as a state by state Organic/Non-GMO seed [...]

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The $5 Breezeway Grow Room

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGSo it’s not much, and I apologize for the subpar photos, but the concept is [...]

Construction of Garden Tower
Caster Wheel Upgrade on Garden Towers

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGUPDATE: We now offer casters as an official Garden Tower Project product. “About once per [...]

Chocolate Strawberry
Tower of Love

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGHappy Valentine’s Day, everyone! We wanted to honor this occasion to start a series of [...]

Companion Planting Guide Resource Page
Companion Planting Reference Guide: How and Why

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGCompanion Planting Reference Guide: Why and How?   Companion planting allows you to select plants [...]

ASA Seed Saving Guide
Harvest and Save Your Own Seeds

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGHarvest and Save Your Own Seeds Turn this year’s garden into next year’s crop of [...]

Citronella
Five Easy-to-Grow Mosquito Repelling Plants

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGThis information came from eartheasy: Solutions for Sustainable Living. Before reaching for the chemical sprays, [...]

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9 Food Cures You Can Grow at Home

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOG9 Food Cures You Can Grow at Home Put your green thumb to work growing [...]

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

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGExtended Season Growing:  How to get the most out of a Garden Tower! The design [...]

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Original Garden Tower Story

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGThe Garden Tower Story, by Colin Cudmore I’ve been concerned for years about environmental and [...]

Garden Tower Diagram
Worm Tea Fertilizer Feeds the System

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGWorm Tea Fertilizer Feeds the System As water is poured on the top to feed [...]

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Composting Worm Selection for Vermicomposting in the Garden Tower 2™

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGThe Garden Tower system is in many ways worm powered. Worms are the essential component [...]

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Ideal Potting Soil Mixture for your Garden Tower

Garden Tower Project* > TOWER POWER BLOGThe Garden Tower is a resilient system, but it requires the right balance of soil [...]