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

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

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