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Humic Acid and Seaweed Extracts: A Powerful Combination

If someone wanted to add just one thing to their feeding schedule, I’d recommend water-soluble kelp extracts. Seaweed extract has multiple uses. It can be …

Garden & Greenhouse Cover Story – Sun-Lite® Thermal Storage Tubes

There is a world of diversity found in every hobby greenhouse and each gardener has his or her own unique style of growing and caring for the plants. However, …

Beneficial Microorganism Overview

There is a vast, complex system of microbial life in and around a plant’s root zone at all times. This congregation of beneficial microorganisms works …

Homemade Orchid Fertilizers

Orchids can actually live healthy without fertilizers, if you provide it with proper care, which means sufficient watering, exposing it to enough light and …

Be Grateful for a Greenhouse During Winter

As January rolls around, the long days of winter with its shortened daylight hours means that you will need some type of heating and artificial grow light …

W is For Walnut

“Wild Hickory Nuts” was a famous phrase from an old breakfast cereal commercial from the last century brought to us by an ancient forager who lived to eat …

A New Year in Agriculture

The ASA, CSSA & SSSA international annual meeting brings together the leading professionals in agronomic, crop and soil sciences from all over the world to …

Reclaiming an Aging Grape Vine

My friend Jes bought a home in a rural area with a large plot of land. She does not have a green thumb and I was instantly jealous when I discovered her house …

Do You Make These 4 Mistakes With Dendrobiums?

Dendrobiums are one of the largest species of orchids with over 1,200 genera spreading throughout the world. As such, when choosing to grow them, many orchid …

Aquaponics 101

If you are reading this, chances are you enjoy raising plants. The joy of growing your own beautiful flowers and nutrient-rich vegetables is undeniable. …