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Green onions, replant root ends & grow new ones. Ready to harvest in about a month. From frugal homesteads blog

Green onions, replant root ends & grow new ones. You can also plant the root end of organic regular onions into the ground, keep moist until rooted and you'll have your own onions growing!

How to Build a Low-Maintenance Water Feature

How To Build a Low Maintenance Water Feature - Construct a Simple (one weekend) Stone & Gravel Fountain that Needs Almost No Maintenance.

Did you know that 1" of rain puts about 600 gallons of water atop a 1,000 square foot house? That's a lot of rainwater to capture and a cistern can do the trick. Captured directly from a downspout, or rain chain, a cistern will have your garden water ready.    These cisterns collect rainwater from a nearby roof and when the tanks are full water is dispersed through a gravity-fed drip system that irrigates crops.

of rain puts about 600 gallons of water atop a square foot house! That's a lot of free water. These cisterns collect rainwater from a nearby roof and when the tanks are full water is dispersed through a gravity-fed drip system that irrigates crops.

Use clay pots to label plants

How to make your own herb garden using broken terra cotta pots. Idea from 2012 Herb Garden by Hardly Housewives. Looks fun to me.

Potato Tower - can grow up to 25 lbs of potatoes.

Potato Towers & Living Fence Posts - Urban Farmer of Seward How to create a living fence post or stand growing potatoes (one 4 ft. 'post' growing about 25 lbs of potatoes)

potting table - ♥ that old sink!

Click the photo to view 20 creative potting station designs. Gather ideas and inspiration for building your own potting station using salvaged wood pallets, old doors, sinks, bed frames, and other reclaimed materials. What a fun springtime project!