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Understanding Biochar

Biochar is simply the carbonization of biomass, essentially charcoal.  Heating biomass from vegetable and animal waste with little or no oxygen at a suitable …

Soil Basics 101: From pH to Microbes

Understanding the Lifeblood for Your Plants All of us who deal with plants – big or small, annual or perennial, flowers or foliage – have one thing in …

Testing Soil pH Levels Without a Meter or Kit

The other day, I was trying to measure the pH level of my pot where I planted a beautiful houseplant. While waiting for the meter to settle, I wondered if I …

Organic Prepackaged Soils

All types of gardeners appreciate convenience and organic horticulturists are no exception. Some of the most convenient products available to an organic grower …

Dealing with Fertilizer Powders

Many of the fertilizers available in the marketplace are in powder form, as they can be formulated to be more concentrated and can be shipped less-expensively …

Garden & Greenhouse Cover Story – FloraMax Nutrients & Additives

Horticulturists are always on the lookout for the ultimate feeding regimen. In order to maximize plant performance, many growers opt to mix and match various …

Early Growth Fertilizer Regimens for Propagation and Vegetative Stages of Plant Growth

A plant’s fruit or flowers do not reach maturity until the end of the fruiting or flowering stage, but a plant’s ability to produce a prolific yield is …

11 Organic Fertilizers

Do your plants keep dropping leaves? Are your plants turning different colors? Both of these are signs that your plants are crying out for help, but your …

Perfecting Nutrient Delivery Through Fertigation

Nutrient management can get tricky, even for the most seasoned grower. Finding the ideal nutrient delivery method may involve some degree of trial and error, …

New Search App Offers Unbiased Results

Nichols Publishing Company, the publishers of Garden & Greenhouse and NUGL have entered a partnership that offers a new technology to the greenhouse and …