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The Best Vegetarian Party Foods for Your Backyard Party

Grilled vegetables and tofu

I enjoy spending time in the backyard with my friends and family. We all love playing different games, watching movies, or relaxing together. However, none of us can imagine having fun outside without a tasty BBQ. There are many delicious meat recipes I’ve mastered over the years. If you are interested in that, you can …

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How to Plant and Grow Cabbage in Your Vegetable Garden

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Here at Backyard Boss, we truly value fresh and organic food.  Growing cabbage in your vegetable garden is easy and only follows a few steps. It starts with choosing the right seeds and caring for them properly.  If you are new to growing food, check our vegetable gardening tips for beginners. We love this cool-season …

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What Is the Ideal Temperature and Humidity for a Grow Tent

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If you’re considering buying a grow tent, or you have already bought one but you’re wondering what temperature and humidity it should have inside, this article will be very useful. Understanding these two things is crucial if you want your plants to grow properly in indoor areas. However, if you’re looking for something smaller to …

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The Best Cherry Picking Tool – Our 2021 Review

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Whether you have a single cherry tree in your backyard or a whole grove of trees, the process of harvesting trees can seem daunting. The average cherry tree produces up to 50 quarts of cherries, many of which are on high branches. This means balancing ladders and navigating your way through the tree, a process …

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When Is The Best Time to Pick Apples?

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Apples are a highly popular fruit for several reasons. With so many different varieties available and the ability to store some for months after harvest, there are apples available year-round for your snacking and baking needs. They’re also highly versatile, adding flavor to pies, pastries, sauces and salads. But when is the best time to …

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The 5 Best Fallen Apple Tools to Clean Up Your Yard

An apple tree outdoors, surrounded by fallen apples

Apple trees are a great, low-cost gardening option for those who are looking to grow their own fresh fruit. With a wide assortment of different varieties available, there are apple trees that will thrive in any yard or space throughout the United States. There are even fruit-bearing bonsai trees for those living in apartments or …

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11 Ways to Germinate and Sprout Seeds Faster

Every year when it’s planting season, I find myself rushed to get those seeds going. Sometimes, it’s because I’m a little late to get things planted, other times, I’m just impatient and want those flowers now! So, I’ve wondered, how to germinate seeds quickly? After a bit of research and experimentation, I’ve found these 11 …

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