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Grow Like a Pro: 11 Award-Winning Plants and Products for Foolproof Gardens

(BPT) - A new year means a new garden! It's time to start thinking of what you’ll cultivate indoors and outdoors in 2024. Whether large or small, in sun or shade, there are many choices of …

Spice Up Your Life!: 8 Easy-to-Grow Unusual Vegetables

(BPT) - Ditch the boring broccoli and say hello to a purple powerhouse! Want to spice up your salads beyond the usual suspects? Then buckle up, veggie adventurer, because we're about to embark on a …

So, you want to build a retaining wall: 6 things to know before you start

(BPT) - When you want to enhance your outdoor living space, consider building with retaining wall units. Segmental retaining wall (SRW) units are the basic building blocks of landscaping, and you …

Urban agriculture isn't as climate-friendly as it seems – but these best practices can transform gardens and city farms

Urban agriculture is expected to be an important feature of 21st century sustainability and can have many benefits for communities and cities, including providing fresh produce in neighborhoods with few other options. …

Rocket Homes examined the Trust for Public Land's 2023 ParkScore Index to see which cities have the most public outdoor space for residents.

Jill Jaracz, Data Work By Elena Cox  10:00 AM, Jan 16, 2024

Rocket Homes examined the Trust for Public Land's 2023 ParkScore Index to see which cities have the most public outdoor space for residents.
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9:01 AM, Jan 31, 2024

(BPT) - Do you spend most of your time and energy focusing on your backyard for outdoor living? Most homeowners do, leaving the untapped potential of front and side yards unnoticed. What if you could …
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Travel nurses: What they do and how to become one
Canva Be a nurse. See the country. Travel nurses do just that: attend to hospitals nationwide struggling with staffing shortages …
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These 10 states have issued the most speeding tickets
Canva Most drivers have considered flooring it when running late on their morning commutes or trying to make it to an appointment, …
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These 5 counties are most vulnerable to extreme winter weather
ND700 // Shutterstock Which counties face the biggest risks from winter weather events like ice storms, blizzards, and cold …
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Some Texas counties struggle to meet new law's demand for more polling places
Shelby Shelby Tauber for The Texas Tribune Some Texas election officials are running out of time before the March 5 primary to find …
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Most surprising March Madness winners of all time
Brett Wilhelm/NCAA Photos // Getty Images There's a reason it's called March Madness. Besides the mad enthusiasm (and heavy …
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