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Now is the time to get lawns ready

...need. It's so easy to go astray in the garden centers."Now is also the time to check blades on mowers, clean garden tools and even give the garden shed a good once over, tossing old fertilizer and soils and organizing containers and tools...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-05/now-time-get-lawns-ready
Sid Mullis: Take time to prepare gardening equipment for winter hibernation

Many of the garden tools and power equipment that we use during the growing season sit idle during the winter.Take a little time and do some preventive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2013-12-26/sid-mullis-take-time
Old household items have new uses in your garden

...It turned out awesome, and was very cost-effective," he says. Tools of the tradeAre you in need of some new garden tools? Save yourself a trip to the hardware store and check your kitchen drawers.Table utensils such as spoons, forks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/2013-09-21/old-household-items-have-new-u
Monopoly fans vote to add cat, toss iron tokens

...Campaign attracted numerous companies that pushed to protect specific tokens that reflect their products.That includes garden tool maker Ames True Temper Inc. of Camp Hill, Penn., that spoke out in favor of the wheelbarrow and created a series...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2013-02-06/monopoly-fans-vote-add-cat-toss-iro
Excellent House for Sale $110,000 By Owner in Brookfield West, Col...

...modern kitchen with all appliances. Large screened patio in the back; two car garage with remote; storage room for garden tools. It is over 2000 square feet with vinyl siding and new roof. It's a fantastic buy for a house that is in outstanding...

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Excellent House for Sale By Owner in quiet, Columbia County neighb...

...modern kitchen with all appliances. Large screened patio in the back; two car garage with remote; storage room for garden tools. It is over 2000 square feet with vinyl siding and new roof. It's a fantastic buy for a house that is in outstanding...

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Tips to make gardening cheaper in lean times

...around plants will help conserve water. A few rain barrels will help reduce municipal water bills. - Save money on garden tools and yard art. Use a child's wagon to haul plants around. Add a rural mailbox to the garden so small gadgets can...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/06/gar_513644.shtml
Gardening
Winterizing your home can cut costs

...recommends draining the water from garden hoses and air conditioner pipes and the gasoline from the lawnmower and other garden tools.. EMERGENCY KIT. When a winter storm strikes, an emergency kit should have all essential materials in one handy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/10/yrb_482864.shtml
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Sales of seeds grow on Internet

...More than 24.2 million American households spent an estimated $128 each on mail-order seeds, plants, bulbs, garden tools and garden supplies in 2006, according to the Mailorder Gardening Association says. That added up to $3.1 billion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/18/gar_180767.shtml
Gardening
Rants and Raves

...the stupid South Carolina blue laws. At certain times on Sunday, you can't buy a T-shirt, a pair of shorts, garden tools and many other things, but you can buy tobacco, novelties and souvenirs? A BIG RANT for the news person on Channel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2007-08-20/rants-and-raves
Metro | Rants and raves