Practical Things For The Home, Garden, and Pets

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DIY: How to Make Acorn Flour
A simple DIY step-by-step guide with photos to help you make your own delicious, nutritious acorn flour from scratch. Plus, get three easy-to-make acorn recipes! #foraging #acornflour #tyrantfarms #wildcrafting
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Dad's Trick: How to Keep Deer Out of Your Garden Or Yard
Dad's trick to keep deer out of your yard and garden. #deer #diy #gardening #tyrantfarms #urbangarden #deercontrol #gardeningtips #gardeningtricks #pestproofing #deerproofing
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16 common edible weeds growing in your yard... with recipes!
Your yard is probably full of edible weeds throughout the year. Here are 16 common edible weeds found in US lawns, plus recipes for how to use them. #tyrantfarms #eattheweeds #foraging
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Guide: How to eat your Christmas tree (and other conifers) w/ recipes
Your Christmas tree is edible? Find out how to eat your Christmas tree (and other edible conifers), from safe identification to recipes. #HowToEatYourChristmasTree #EdibleConifers #ChristmasTreeRecipes #TyrantFarms
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Natural & Handmade Fall Wreaths|Pottery Barn Style for LESS!
Fall is nearly here! Planning and putting together Fall decor and making our homes cozy is just the best. A beautiful Fall wreath can really add something extra special to a Fall space. You certainly can purchase one of those super expensive wreaths from Pottery Barn or Williams Sonoma but let me help you SAVE money and create BEAUTIFUL and Natural Handmade Fall Wreaths. Here are 2 easy ways to put together a GORGEOUS Fall wreath.
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How To Make Beeswax Candles
If you'd like to know how to make beeswax candles that don't crack the jar from overheating, blend beeswax w/another "cooler" oil like palm or coconut oil. Click the link to get the full DIY tutorial. #homemadecandles #diycandles #beeswaxcandles
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Drip irrigation for potted plants - step-by-step
Find out how to set up an easy, automated drip irrigation system for your potted plants, no matter how few or how many potted plants you have! Step-by-step pictures and video! #TyrantFarms #gardeningtips #pottedplants #containergardening #dripirrigation
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How to build a DIY backyard pond with self-cleaning biofilter
How to build a DIY backyard pond with self-cleaning biofilter
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How to Get the Most Out of Your Oven & Understand Hot Spots | Foodal
Want to get the most out of your baking, with consistent results? The trick is in knowing your oven. Every appliance has its own quirks, and we cover the basics for gas, electric, and convection models. Plus, we explain how to test your oven for hot spots. Read more now on Foodal. #bakingtips #kitchenhacks #foodal
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10 Tips For Summer Duck Care
Use these ten duck summer care tips as a checklist to make sure your backyard (or small farm) ducks are well cared for during extreme summer heat. #TyrantFarms #backyardducks #petducks #raisingducks
the complete guide to how to grow elderberries
How to Grow Elderberries - The Complete Guide
How to Grow Elderberries - The Complete Guide: Growing elderberry trees for their edible and medicinal berries and flowers is surprisingly easy. Here's a step-by-step guide to show you how. #tyrantfarms #elderberry #growyourown #eattheweeds #permaculture #ediblelandscaping
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Easiest fruit to grow organically in the southeastern US
30 fruit varieties that you can grow organically in the southeast, ranked from easiest to hardest! #organicgardening #foodforest #permaculture #forestgarden
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How to build a long-lasting, predator-proof duck coop
Find out everything you need to know to build a long-lasting, predator-proof duck coop and run to maximize your ducks' health and happiness. #backyardducks #petducks #tyrantfarms #duckcoop #raisingducks
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Small Farm Series - Pros & Cons: Selling Via CSA vs Restaurant vs Wholesale
Whether you’re a small farmer or simply want to support local farms, we’d like you to meet Chris Miller a 10+ year regenerative small farming veteran and super sharp guy. We’re collaborating with Chris on our new small farm article series for GrowJourney. The latest article is all about the pros and cons of selling via CSA vs farmers market vs restaurant vs wholesale.
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Garbage Disposal Cleaner Tabs: A Natural Homemade Recipe that Works!
These DIY garbage disposal cleaning tabs are easy to make and even easier to use. They work well to clean and deodorize your garbage disposal naturally.