Composting 101

Composting 101

For beginners or for compost experts who would like reference material to share, Compost Basics includes articles ranging from a basic understanding of composting, to essential compost equipment, to where and how to ask for composting advice.

Winter Gardening and Preparation

Winter Gardening and Preparation

Now that the summer swelter is starting to dissipate, everyone is once again focused on their yard and winter gardens. Just because it is getting cooler and the available daylight is in noticeable decline, doesn’t mean you can’t have a productive and nutrient dense garden. Now is the time to plant all of those healthy [...]

YOU DON'T NEED A GARDEN TO GARDEN

YOU DON’T NEED A GARDEN TO GARDEN

A lot of people tell me they want to grow healthy foods for themselves and their families, but don’t have any place they can dig up and start cultivating some yummies. If you don’t have a community garden in your vicinity or a neighbor allowing you to dig up some of their property, you can [...]

Spring and Summer Compost Gardening

For homesteaders and seasoned gardeners, this is the time of year when two dozen yard projects are going on simultaneously – but   there never seems to be enough daylight hours to get everything done.  One of the tasks that needs to be high in your priority list is soil management. To the natural and [...]