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Healthy Landscaping with Organic Fertilizer

Organic lawn care means different things to different people. Some people see organic lawn care as simply using natural and organic materials while completely …

The Importance of Soil Organic Matter

Two hundred years ago the soil contained 3000 gigatons of carbon, now half the carbon in the soil has been released into the atmosphere as carbon dioxide. Why …

Organic Gardening on a Budget

Organic gardening by its very nature is much less expensive than gardening with the use of chemical fertilizers and pesticides etc. Many of the tips to follow …

Amending Soil and Mulching With Organic Matter

Amending soil and mulching are two different practices, but they relate to one another closely and an understanding of both is necessary for proper …

2 Homemade Organic Insecticides

How do you prevent your garden from being a 24-hour diner for every insect that passes through the neighborhood? There are several chemical products on the …

Starting an Organic Backyard Beehive

Beekeeping is a long forgotten activity that is not only fulfilling but also rewarding if implemented correctly. But how do you keep bees in the backyard your …

4 Important Organic Garden Supplies

Every gardener wants to grow big, beautiful plants. Using organic gardening techniques and principles can be difficult, so here’s a listing of 4 important …

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, …

Organic Garden Seed Saving

Organic farmers and gardeners know how important it is to keep seeds as healthy as possible. The growth of a plant is determined by the seeds and the care you …

Building an Organic Soil from Scratch

There are now many prepackaged potting soils available to horticulturists. More specifically, the number of organic prepackaged soils is rising as more …