Seven Helpful Tips for First-Time Gardeners

Growing and harvesting your own organic garden can be one of the most rewarding hobbies. Not only are you reaping the benefits of your time and hard work, but you’re also feeding your family with wholesome, fresh food. If you’re considering starting a garden for the first time, here are some helpful tips that will…

5 Reasons to Choose Organic Produce

One of the major drawbacks of living in a fast-paced world is the rise of processed foods that are widely sold in the market today. These ready to consume items may seem like the perfect example of convenience at the time, but the long term effect that they have on our health may have tremendously…

Home-Grown Fertilizer Tea

Love to grow in your garden? But do not know how to make organic gardening practical. “It is not difficult”, suggest gardeners, rather “it is easy enough to grow plants and vegetables in your garden”. Even people can grow tisanes, teas, and other common plants in the same way. Organic gardening means that you do…

Helper Bugs and Menaces: Ladybug vs. Aphid

Why should this matter to organic gardening? When the word ‘bugs‘ is mentioned, images of nasty critters crawling, flying, and interrupting picnics usually enters the forefront of one’s mind. However, in organic gardening, some bugs can be viewed as good little helpers. Among the favorites in the category of helper bugs, we have the ladybug….

A Beginner’s Guide to Organic Gardening

By using only organic gardening supplies; your gardening tasks will be easier and more enjoyable. Compost, an all natural soil amendment is made through the use of composters. Composters break down organic materials such as leaves, grass clippings, and food scraps to make a 100% organic, all natural soil additive. Composters come in varying shapes,…

What Gardening Can Do for Us

  If you have the special ability to make plants grow and love growing plants, especially growing vegetables to eat, then organic vegetable gardening is the way to go. A greater number of people are veering towards organic gardening, here is a short organic gardening guide showing why. Ultimately, organic gardening is gardening utilizing only supplies…

How To Start and Grow New Sweet Potatoes

  Unlike regular potatoes that thrive in cool soils, sweet potatoes thrive in hot areas. However, sweet potatoes can be grown comfortably in tropical, sub-tropical and cool climates. They are liked by many people because they are a perfect substitute for regular potatoes, are less susceptible to diseases, are nutritious and require little water and…

How to Make Superior Compost

  Making compost at home is relatively easy. You just need to follow the right step to achieve the right compost potency. Through composting, you get to add nutrient-rich humus in your garden to fuel plant growth and restore soil vitality. Moreover, it is a natural alternative to using chemical fertilizers. Below are different ways…