Is growing vegetables in unsafe plastic harmful?

Answer On One Hand: It Can Be HarmfulReusing plastic bottles for container gardening is an eco-friendly choice, but you should avoid gardening in harmful plastics. Plastics that contain BPA, a potentially... Read More »

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Would a plastic item that melted in your dishwasher spread harmful toxins throughout the dishwasher making everything in the dishwasher unsafe to use again?

Melting plasticNo harmful toxins, but probably a bad taste. It wouldn't hurt to run the load again. Well I do not agree entirely, depending how bad the plastic was melted and what KIND of plastic i... Read More »

Colorado Growing Season for Vegetables?

The state of Colorado has an average elevation of 6,800 feet. The sun is highly intense, and the climate is very dry. Growing vegetables in this climate can be a challenge. The temperature, altit... Read More »

Tips for Growing Vegetables and Herbs?

Grow herbs and vegetables in a home garden and enjoy the fresh flavors in the kitchen all season long. Most herbs and vegetables grow well together, so they can be planted in a single garden bed. S... Read More »

Growing Vegetables Using Flower Pots?

Whether you're short on space or want to avoid the mess of mounding rows of soil, growing vegetables in flower pots presents a simple alternative to traditional in-ground gardening. Vegetables grow... Read More »