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Making Compost Tea For Your Garden
Making Compost Tea For Your Garden
Making Compost Tea For Your Garden

Making Compost Tea For Your Garden

There are a lot of good reasons using compost tea in your garden. Aside from putting back organic matters into the soil, it’s an ideal fertilizer to use in your garden plants and especially for seedlings to stimulate growth and...
 
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Knowing Your Garden Soil
Knowing Your Garden Soil
Knowing Your Garden Soil

Knowing Your Garden Soil

Before working on your garden, knowing the type of soil you have will help you in finding out how well plants will grow and what crops will actually grow well on it. The most important rule in gardening is soil preparation, abi...
 
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Companion Planting in Your Garden
Companion Planting in Your Garden
Companion Planting in Your Garden

Companion Planting in Your Garden

You may not be aware, but planting the same crops in the same place every year can deplete your soil, encourage pest build up and causes plant disease to become widespread. Doing some pre- planning and thought as to what crops ...

 
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Animal Manure For Your Garden
Animal Manure For Your Garden
Animal Manure For Your Garden

Animal Manure For Your Garden

Back in the days when families had farm animals, manure was the main fertilizer being used in the garden. No doubt, animal manure is the best fertilizer there is, back then and now. Manure add organic matter to the soil and hel...
 
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Growing Shiitake Mushrooms
Growing Shiitake Mushrooms
Growing Shiitake Mushrooms

Growing Shiitake Mushrooms

If you love shiitake mushrooms, but they’re not within easy reach and a little expensive for you, why not grow your own? You’ll be surprised how easy it is. If you’re willing to haul, drill, seed and wait, then let’s get starte...
 
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Organic Farming (© val'sphotos)
Organic Farming (© val'sphotos)
Organic Farming (© val'sphotos)

What Future Do You Envision for Organic Farming?

Right now, the phrase “organic farming” is kind of a buzz word that calls to mind a lot of positive images. Cleaner food, a healthier environment and better food farming practices are just a few of the images that c...

 
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Know and Control Garden Pests
Know and Control Garden Pests
Know and Control Garden Pests

Know and Control Garden Pests

In any garden, harmful pest is ever present and can be found chewing on plants even in the healthiest garden. To come up with an effective control, we need to identify these pests and some of top garden pest you should know are...
 
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Transplant Seedlings In Your Garden
Transplant Seedlings In Your Garden
Transplant Seedlings In Your Garden

Transplant Seedlings In Your Garden

Why go through the process of growing seedlings for transplanting? Well, for one, starting your garden by growing transplant seedlings gives you a head start to a better garden. You give your growing plant enough time to prepar...
 
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Why We Need To Go Organic
Why We Need To Go Organic
Why We Need To Go Organic

Why We Need To Go Organic

A healthy diet involves getting the most nutritional value out of the food we eat. It is not just a simple matter of getting rid of junk foods from our eating habit. The truth is that you are what you eat and all the more reaso...

 
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Practicing Food Safety In Your Garden
Practicing Food Safety In Your Garden
Practicing Food Safety In Your Garden

Practicing Food Safety In Your Garden

Garden fruits and vegetables if not managed well can be carriers of pathogens that can cause foodborne illnesses which can be fatal. Harmful bacteria like E. coli and Salmonella may be present in the soil where the crops are gr...