Beautify Your Yard: Win a Black and Decker Cordless Trimmer!
Here’s your chance to own the new Black and Decker 18-volt 12" Cordless GRASSHOG Trimmer/Edger, specifically designed to give busy yard-owners freedom, flexibility, and an outstanding opportunity to ditch the gas can this year.
How to Enter
Read on to get Wise Bread’s best garden and yard advice, and comment at the end of the post with your best “green” lawn or garden tip for your chance to win!
One winner will be randomly chosen to receive a 12" Cordless GRASSHOG Trimmer/Edger, sponsored by Black and Decker. Giveaway is open to U.S. residents, age 18+ at the time of entry. Entries will be accepted until May 15th, 2009 at 11:59 pm EST.)
Wise Bread’s “Cream of the Crop” Roundup:
Free Food In Your Yard: Edible Weeds - Weeds are a pain, but Andrea has given us the best advice for those who have been officially defeated. If you can’t beat ‘em, eat ‘em!
Secret Lawn Tonic from Golf Course Groundskeeper – This is one recipe that I didn’t see coming! Paul shares this “top secret” formula containing a few choice beverages, mouthwash, and some cleaning products.
Gardening in a Group: 6 Tips – Who knew that getting dirty with your friends could be so healthy and productive? Thursday’s simple ground rules can keep things civil, and they can help guarantee a “fruitful” partnership.
Vegetable Gardening: Four Cheap Hacks – Myscha presents four of the most clever horticulture hacks to our readers. When you combine frugality with farming, I’m in!
Growing My Own Food… In My Apartment – Thursday’s not letting anyone off the hook this time. Even if you don’t have a sprawling backyard, there’s a gardening option for you!
The Ultimate “Green” Workout – Forget pricey gym memberships and recalled commercial fitness equipment; this gal’s getting fit and trim in the garden! I’ll show you how, in this reader-inspired article.
So what do you think? Are you excited to grow something that will feed your body and your soul? Share your gardening and lawn tips in the comments for your chance to win the Black and Decker String Trimmer, with the following features:
- Two 18-Volt NiCad battery packs are rechargeable via the included charging station
- Super light weight makes it easier for most anyone to use
- AFS™ System automatically advances the line when needed
- 12" cut path covers a larger area on a single charge
- Groom 'N' Edge™ converts from trimming to edging with a button push
- Telescoping design gives you just the right reach
(It's like a rechargeable power tool for your yard. With no bulky extension cords, smelly gasoline, or loud fuel-powered motors, this trimmer can green your routine with the charge of a battery.)