Worm Castings Are The Best Known Soil Amendment

worms on a squash

The popularity of worms has grown along with the castings they produce. Stores like Walmart, Farm and Fleet, Tractor Supply, as well as many nurseries now offering pure earthworm castings. Sure, I was a skeptic at first. Does worm manure actually work or is it all hype? Worm Manure is Not Fertilizer Using worm castings will not instantly make your plants burst out of the ground. While it does contain Continue reading Worm Castings Are The Best Known Soil Amendment

Giant Size Pumpkin and Summer Squash Plant

summer squash and pumpkin plant

A giant size heirloom pumpkin and summer squash plant grew from an old seed.? I grew them last year so the seed must have got mixed in to the soil. ? The plants are over five feet tall and still growing!   The soil at Sandy Acre Pines is all sand… hence the name. No fertilizer was added to this plant except for a few goat droppings.       Continue reading Giant Size Pumpkin and Summer Squash Plant

Heavy Duty Gorilla Garden Carts

The Ultimate Back Saving Gorilla Cart When it comes to gardening I’m always moving plants, fertilizer, and soil around. It’s not?worth picking up each bag and moving it by hand so I figured it was time to get some kind of cart to make it a bit easier. Wheelbarrows are fine but not if you have a lot to move. After looking around online and finding tons of flimsy carts Continue reading Heavy Duty Gorilla Garden Carts