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Garden & Greenhouse Cover Story – Flying Skull Plant Products

The folks at Flying Skull Plant Products know that a business thrives on consistency. They are firm believers in the three supporting concepts that hold a …

Effectively Integrating Drip Irrigation & Fertigation into Growing Operations

With record droughts and water considered to be the next most endangered resource, more efficient methods of irrigation are evolving and finding their way into …

Using Water to Control Greenhouse Temperatures

Year round greenhouses, or even those used for season extension, face the challenge of extreme temperature swings. The structure collects excessive amounts of …

Bio-fertilizers for Farming

A bio-fertilizer is a living microorganism that helps promote plant growth. Bio-fertilizers help plants by increasing the availability of key nutrients to the …

Do-It-Yourself Hydroponics

Experimenting with hydroponic gardening is a fun and productive way for greenhouse hobbyists to expand their horticultural knowledge. The term …

Magnesium Supplementation for Orchids

Magnesium is a major building-block in the formation of chlorophyll. Its role in the functioning of plant enzymes to produce carbohydrates, sugars and fats …

Identifying and Eliminating the Two-Spot Spider Mite Tetranychus urticae

The first signs this pest has arrived are yellow speckling on leaf surface. Eventually little dots on underside of leaves and fine webbing between …

Swiss Chard is a Three Season Crop

Swiss Chard is a beautiful plant as well as a nutritious green and could easily be grown as a showy plant. It is perhaps one of the most nutritious greens you …

Strawberry Tips from Planting to Harvest

Strawberries thrive in a wide range of soils from heavy clay to light sand. They should be planted in an open area where they can receive sunshine throughout …

7 Secrets for High Organic Garden Yields

Nutritious and tasty farm produce can be grown in any size garden and location. All you need is an understanding of the vital organic gardening supplies, …