Garden

  • 8 Tips for Backyard Composting

    Many people want natural fertilizer to create a healthy yard or to help grow fresh vegetables without pesticides. Making compost yourself is an easy way to do it, but if you’ve never tried, or you’ve been a city dweller for too long and need help, here are 8 Tips for Backyard Composting. Buying a Composter. Before you buy a composter, ...
  • Common Garden Pests and Problems: How to Deal with Them

    Avid gardeners take pride in their work. No one wants to find mold growth, chewed leaves, or distortion wreaking havoc on plants, fruits, and vegetable gardens. Fortunately, there are ways to get rid of the bad bugs without harming those beneficial to plants. Here are 5 common garden pests and problems and how you can deal with them. Caterpillars Before ...
  • Green Thumb Tips: What is Organic Farming?

    The word “organic” has become somewhat of a buzzword for everything from snacks to skin care. But how does organic farming differ from mass-produced agricultural methods? We’re here to explain what organic farming really means and how you can utilize these methods for a safer and healthier operation. What is Organic Farming? Organic farming involves utilizing eco-friendly and all-natural practices ...