Kill weeds and make lasagna

Pulling weeds is no fun especially when your dealing with the long rooted perennial type. ?I like to take a different approach to weed control. ?Block out the sun and the weeds can’t grow. While some people cover weeds with plastic to block out the sun, I like to use a slightly different approach. ?My method takes a little longer but also improves the soil. You go away on vacation Continue reading Kill weeds and make lasagna

Worm Castings Are Like Organic Plant Steroids

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Plants Grow Like Weeds In This Stuff Call it worm manure, vermicompost, vermicast, or plain-ol dirt. ?Grow a plant in worm castings and you have a plant on steroids! Results don’t happen overnight due to the fact that worm dirt doesn’t work like fertilizer. ?While fertilizer has a tendency to be washed away with rain, no leaching occurs with worm castings. It releases nutrients to the plants?slowly over time building Continue reading Worm Castings Are Like Organic Plant Steroids

5 Steps To Organic Soil

Studies have shown that organic produce has more nutritional value?than crops produced using?conventional?farming practices. Many people are aware of the benefits of organic gardening and yet still refuse to practice it. ?Mainly because organic products are more expensive and there’s more labor involved with using organic methods. Organic doesn’t necessarily mean chemical free. ?There’s plenty of chemical products on the market that are certified organic. There’s also various tools and Continue reading 5 Steps To Organic Soil