Dont throw out the water your boil your eggs in. This water contains tons of calcium that your plants will love. Just let the water cool and dump it on your plants. I also save my egg shells, rinse them out real well, smash them up then mix them with dirt
Self-watering containers make growing fruits and veggies a breeze and are ideal for gardening in small spaces. Construct your own reliable waterer with a few easily scavenged materials and about an hour’s worth of time. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine.
Many are interested in DIY beehives in a jar. Have the rows of organic honey jars at the farmers market made you think about starting your own backyard beehive? A common suburban backyard can be a perfect place for beehives.