The Best Sun-Protective Gear for Gardeners

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Finding the right heat and sun protective gear is a matter of trial and error that can quickly become expensive. Luckily, we’ve done the research for you, and have put together a collection of the best protective gear to keep gardeners comfortable in the heat and safe in the sun. Read more now to see our picks!

A Review of Farmers Defense Protection Sleeves

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Looking for a way to stay cool but still protect your arms while you’re gardening? Farmers Defense Protection Sleeves are made to do just that. This review takes a look at these protective sleeves that ward off sunburn and keep your arms safe from minor scratches. Learn about where they succeed and where they fail.

13 of the Best Footwear Choices for the Garden

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How many times has a quick visit to the garden turned into a ruined pair of shoes? If you’re looking for footwear made specifically for garden use, that clean up easily and are comfortable enough to wear all day, check out our roundup of 13 of our favorite choices. We’ve got boots, clogs, shoes and more! Read more now.

17 of the Best Gardening Gloves in 2023

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Finding the right pair of gardening gloves for all of your varied projects is no small task. Most people who pick up a pair don’t learn the pros and cons until they’re well past the return period. Let’s skip all of the inferior pairs and focus on the best gloves, based on our firsthand reviews, in this guide. Read more.

Muckster II Ankle Muck Boots: A Versatile, Waterproof Gardening Shoe

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If you’re looking for a tough, reliable, waterproof gardening shoe, look no further than the Muckster II Ankle boot from The Original Muck Boot Company. Lightweight, breathable, and specifically designed with outdoor work in mind, these will keep your feet warm and dry while you deadhead the roses or dig up the garden.