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Yes, we can be an urban gardener !

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Being An Urban Gardener, Get Advantages To Container Gardening

By Incog Nito

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Get Advantages To Container Gardening

Whether it’s to save money, an act of preparedness, or simply an incredible pastime, container gardening is a versatile and wonderful method of growing food for you and your household.

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Container gardening is a simple method to garden, specifically when you do not have backyard area. With the increasing expenses of food and people having less to invest, increasingly more of people are amusing the concept of growing our own. Not all of us are lucky sufficient to live on a farm or have lots of acreage in the countryside. Numerous people keep an eye out of the window just to see the cement and brickwork jungle of the suburban or city spread.

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Advantages Container Gardening:
  • You conserve a lot of money!
  • Its a great, gratifying and enjoyable pastime
  • Your food tastes So much better, and is more healthy and nutritious
  • You are less depending on grocery stores
  • Your home is transformed into a wonderful green Eden
  • You understand your food is not laced with pesticides and chemicals
  • You’ll get a much healthier and calmer way of living, and be more in-touch with nature
  • It’s a wholesome, instructional and exceptional activity for the children
  • You acquire important understanding and life-skills
  • Growing your very own food significantly lowers your carbon footprint

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Willem Van Cotthem

Honorary Professor of Botany, University of Ghent (Belgium). Scientific Consultant for Desertification and Sustainable Development.