Earth friendly seed stating containers that you can plant right in the garden.
Understanding Soil pH
It is important to know your soil PH because it can have a great effect on which nutrients are
available to your plants.
Greenhouse Growing- Plant Care
Growing under the cover of a greenhouse is a little different than
traditional outdoor gardening. Unlike gardening outside, greenhouse
growing includes meeting a greater percentage of your plant's needs.
Greenhouse Growing- Introduction
Have you thought about adding a greenhouse to your property? Find out
all the basics of greenhouse gardening.
Everyone knows lawn clippings, dead leaves and vegetable scraps can be tossed on to the compost
pile to ultimately become rich organic matter for enhancing garden soil. But did you know there
is a long list of other materials that will enhance a compost pile? Try tossing the following
organic recyclables onto the compost heap:
• dryer lint (especially from cotton towels, sheets and clothing)
• dog or cat fur (great for owners of golden retrievers!)
• cereal and cracker boxes (take out the wax paper liner, rip cardboard into strips and moisten
before adding to compost pile)
• shredded newspaper
• ground corn stalks
• wood chips
• rinsed seaweed
• guinea pig or hamster manure (plus natural-material bedding)
Never compost dog or cat waste, bones, oil, grease, fat, invasive weeds, wheat with seeds or