Harvesting and using seaweed fertilizer or pond weed as a soil amendment in your fruit and vegetable garden has many benefits: It increases fruit and vegetable production.
Grasscycling and Composting Grass Clippings
We have enough in our landfills already. Composting grass is so easy, and it’s a great way to feed your soil and ultimately your plants.
5 Gardening Ideas from Building Soils Naturally
In Building Soils Naturally, Phil Nauta’s (a.k.a the Smiling Gardener) builds a case for the idea that the secret to having healthy plants is “great” soil. Then he explains how to make great soil. READ BOOK REVIEW >>
3 Important Soil Building Techniques
There are dozens of soil building techniques you can use to start an organic garden. I’ve tried most of them, and in my view, these three are the most important to take care of first …
Fish Water for Plants
Using fish water for plants is an unusual, smart and easy way to make fast acting fertilizer for the home garden. Fish water makes great fertilizer!
What is Deep Litter in a Chicken Coop?
The deep litter method works by making compost right in the chicken coop. The promise of deep litter is you can keep your chickens healthier, happier and almost eliminate the chore of coop cleaning. Learn more about this interesting approach.