Recycle ... Reuse

By Suga
November 19, 2016

Broken items can find a place in your garden.

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Feb 9, 2017 7:05 AM CST
Name: Richard Schmauss
Tajimi, Japan (Zone 7b)
J Beek & Farmer
Orchids
I found placing the cage on top of a vessel of similar diameter works great for sifting out small stones. Add a shovel full or two and stir by hand. Begin sifting once the load lightens or discard the remaining. I used glue to attach a jar lid to the hole on the rear cage. Two tools from the same fan!
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Feb 20, 2017 10:12 AM CST
Name: Suga
Coastal South Carolina (Zone 8b)
Bee Lover Garden Ideas: Master Level
That is a great idea Richard!!!! I'm going to try tha
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Apr 2, 2017 11:59 AM CST
Name: tfc
North Central TX (Zone 8a)
Million Pollinator Garden Challenge
@Suga - What you did to re-purpose the fan is brilliant. I'm always looking for hanging planters. Since this week is our 'bulk trash' pickup week (once a month), I'm going to be cruising my 'hood looking for dead fans!
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Apr 8, 2017 5:59 AM CST
Name: Suga
Coastal South Carolina (Zone 8b)
Bee Lover Garden Ideas: Master Level
Awesome! Good luck in your search my friend! My mind is always thinking a little "outside the box" lol. My husband just shakes his head. Hahahaha
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Apr 8, 2017 9:03 PM CST
Name: tfc
North Central TX (Zone 8a)
Million Pollinator Garden Challenge
Dang it! Bulk trash got picked up a day early this month. Didn't even have time to cruise around the 'hood. Maybe next month.
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