A small family vegetable garden is a great way to get your children outside and interest them in gardening while putting delicious food on the table. Kits are available for starting your garden from seeds, or you can buy seedlings from a nursery.

You can plant your family vegetable gardens in containers on the patio, build a raised bed, or clear off a section of your backyard and plant them directly in the ground.

It’s important that your vegetable garden has the right combination of light, water, soil, and fertilizer for your plants to grow.

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Danny Lipford is a home improvement expert and television personality who started his remodeling business, Lipford Construction, at the age of 21 in Mobile, Alabama. He gained national recognition as the host of the nationally syndicated television show, Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford, which started as a small cable show in Mobile. Danny's expertise in home improvement has also led him to be a contributor to popular magazines and websites and the go-to source for advice on everything related to the home. He has made over 200 national television appearances and served as the home improvement expert for CBS's The Early Show and The Weather Channel for over a decade. Danny is also the founder of 3 Echoes Content Studio, TodaysHomeowner.com, and Checking In With Chelsea, a décor and lifestyle blog.

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