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Top 100 Vegetable Gardening Projects

  1. 61. How to Save Seed from Fruit

    When saved correctly, seed can last for years, but they're best used within a year after harvesting while they're still fresh. Follow t...

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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  2. 62. Intercropping Lettuce and Corn

    Planting a slow-growing and a fast-maturing crop together in a grid pattern is an efficient way to make the most of limited space. Lett...

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  3. 63. Organic Gardening (20:00)

    Learn the basics of organic gardening.

  4. 64. How to Build a Raised Vegetable Bed

    Are you having trouble growing your favorite vegetables due to poorly draining soil? Follow these easy step-by-step instructions to bui...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  5. 65. How to Grow Tomatoes

    Tomatoes are the most popular home-grown vegetable in the country. Follow these instructions for a bumper crop of the delicious fruit.

    Time:
    Several Months
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  6. 66. How to Grow Shiitake Mushrooms

    Indoor mushroom growing kits make it easy and fun to cultivate one's own crop of tasty shiitakes.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  7. 67. Container Gardening (19:59)

    Grow veggies even if your only gardening space is a patio or a balcony.

  8. 68. How to Grow Cucurbits

    Cucurbits plants, which include pumpkins, zucchini and cucumbers, are great fun to grow. Trailing varieties look great scrambling up a ...

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  9. 69. How to Make a Wire Tomato Cage

    For large tomatoes, a sturdy homemade wire cage may be best. It's easy to make and relatively inexpensive, as well as taller and more h...

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    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  10. 70. How to Build a Trellis for Growing Peas

    Plants that are trellised have a higher yield than those not trellised.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  11. 71. Tricks for Harvesting Tomatoes Early

    DIY Network experts give tricks for protecting young tomato plants so that an early harvest is possible.

  12. 72. How to Grow Broccoli

    Broccoli is a slow-growing cool-season crop that yields delicious edible flower buds.

    Time:
    Several Months
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  13. 73. Warm Weather or Cool, Peas Make a Tasty Crop

    Here’s a DIY Network guide to the surprising array of peas as well as the growing conditions that each variety needs to thrive.

  14. 74. How to Grow Rutabagas

    While less common than other vegetable crops, rutabagas make a wonderful addition to any backyard garden.

    Time:
    Several Months
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  15. 75. How to Build a Simple Fence Around a Vegetable Garden

    If your yard gets much use from kids and pets, protect your veggie garden with a fence made of bamboo stakes and string. Though it won'...

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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy

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