Organic gardening has gained popularity in recent years due to the increasing concern for environmental health and sustainability. One of the essential components of organic gardening is the use of organic fertilizer. In this post, we will explore the history, benefits, and best types of organic fertilizer, as well as specific sections on composting and worm castings.
History of Organic Fertilizer
The use of organic fertilizer dates back to ancient times … Read the rest
When it comes to successful gardening, there is one piece of the puzzle that is often overlooked- the soil. Picking the right potting soil is essential for any successful garden. Whether you’re growing vegetables, flowers, or houseplants, the right potting soil can make all the difference. To help you make an educated decision, we’ve put together a guide on how to pick the best potting soil.
What is compost? Compost is decomposed organic matter that is used as a soil amendment. Compost is made from a variety of organic materials such as food scraps, leaves, grass clippings, and other yard waste. It is a natural process of breaking down organic matter into a nutrient-rich fertilizer. Compost is a great way to reduce kitchen scraps and yard debris while adding valuable nutrients to your garden.
Composting at home is becoming more and more popular as gardeners look to do their own part in conservation and sustainability. The compost process allows us to reduce the contribution to landfills, and give our garden well needed resources at no cost. Here is part 1 of our Composting for Beginners / Composting Guide for Homeowners.
What exactly is compost?
Compost is a dark, friable, partially decomposed form of organic matter that … Read the rest