How to Choose a Fall Cover Crop to Improve Your Soil

How to Choose a Fall Cover Crop to Improve Your Soil

Numerous gardeners want to learn how to adjust and maintain optimal pH in the soil for the crop they will be putting in the ground. Any organic matter in the form of aged manure, compost, or cover crops will prepare the soil for planting. It loosens and lightens the...
What Type of Soil Do You Have?

What Type of Soil Do You Have?

Professional farmers can easily tell what type of soil they have and what type of crop would work best in that soil. Urban farmers who have a smaller plot of land to work with may not inherently know what soil type they have nearby. Contrary to what most people...
How to properly care for your plants

How to properly care for your plants

If you love colorful flowers, lush greenery, and fresh home-grown produce but struggle with success as a gardener, fear not! The right type of attention will help your plants thrive and create the flora-filled landscape you’ve always wanted. Get started with these...
What is Organic Gardening? and What are the Benefits?

What is Organic Gardening? and What are the Benefits?

Do you know what’s in your food? From pesticides to other chemicals and unnatural ingredients, modern commercial farming and gardening include a range of additives designed to speed up the process and maximize the look and bulk of vegetables. However, the health of...