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How to start seeds indoors

By: Tom Oder on Jan. 31, 2012, 11:38 a.m.
soil blocker

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Meet the soil blocker

An inexpensive, easy-to-use, hand-held tool called a soil blocker makes cubes of soil for starting seeds indoors. A soil blocker that makes four 2-inch cubes is ideal for home use.

In the following series of photos, we present step-by-step instructions for how to start growing seeds using a soil blocker. (Text and photos: Tom Oder)