Container vegetable gardening is similar in many ways to in-ground gardening, but there are some important differences you need to be aware of before you start planting lots of vegetables in containers. Some of these differences are advantages, and others are disadvantages.
Obviously, there’s a lot less space … Read the rest
Organic fertilizers are made from natural ingredients, most of which are organic in origin and renewable. In addition to items in their natural form, there are also organic fertilizers in pellet and liquid form.
Manufactured Organic Fertilizers
Manufactured organic fertilizers are very similar in use to inorganic fertilizers, … Read the rest
Here’s some information on the many possible amendments you can add to the soil in your organic garden, and how best to make use of them.
Fresh manure should not be placed on areas where crops are currently growing because it can actually burn the crops. The … Read the rest
How to Build Raised Garden Beds
Raised garden beds are an extremely practical method of gardening in many circumstances. Raised beds can be built on top of asphalt, concrete or places where the soil contains poisons or is just impossibly stony.
- Raised beds drain better
- Soil in raised
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Multiple Methods to Improve Your Garden Soil
Soil is too often overlooked, and considered just ‘dirt’, but when you are growing plants organically you cannot do that. Provided you’ve got everything else right, good soil results in healthy, beautiful plants and good harvests. Poor soil doesn’t. But poor … Read the rest