Onward and Upward with Vertical Gardening

For many, gardening is just something they think about doing and don’t because of lack of space. Well , even if you only have a very limited area, you can garden and produce a surprising amount of veggies or flowers, depending on what type of gardening you want to do. The following are some ideas […]

Companion Gardening May Help Some Issues In The Garden

Companion Gardening will not completely solve all of the many problems you can have in your vegetable garden, but it will definitely help. The following is a list of some of the most commonly planted fruits and vegetables in the average garden, and the companion plants to help with pests and the disease that may […]

Save Money by Growing Your Own Birdseed

Are you a person who enjoys having birds around your yard? Then you probably feed them. So you also know that feeding your feathered friends is a bit costly. For instance a 50 pound bag of Black Oil Sunflower seed is nearing $30.00 . Packaged birdseed is big business, approximately 4.7 billion pounds of bird […]

How To Choose The Right Compost and Create Happy Plants

As we have talked about many times before ,good soil will help you have a good gardening experience. So much great composting materials end up in the landfills everyday.

Compost is like fine dining to plants – they love it! Some people think that compost is grass clippings and leaves collected from the yard, they are right, but it is so much more than that.

Is our food supply in danger

This is a very real possibility – with the technology of patenting seeds called Genetic Engineering (GE). This technology is imperfect at best,it’s cell invasion that transfers selected traits of one specie to the engineered specie. This can result in a plant that will resist some of the common problems some crops have. But in natures complex world, such manipulation of genes and cells can cause major problems.

Tomato Troubles?

Tomatoes sometimes become sick during the growing season. We will give you some of the causes , and some preventive measures you can take to have a healthy gardening experience

Organic vs. Conventional Farming

Organics vs. Conventional-Food…. Do we have enough? Many people in first world countries don’t even give it a second thought. Never having to worry about where your next meal is coming from rarely goes through the mind of these people. But throughout the world many do think about it,and for many it’s daily.

Growing Fruits

Considering the hardships we’re all experiencing when it comes to buying eco-friendly fruits and vegetables that are not entirely injected with harmful substances for our own health, growing fruits in your own garden seems to be a top-notch idea. There are plenty of tips and pieces of advice you really need to be fully aware […]

Container Gardening At A Glance

If gardening seems to always be on your mind and seeds and fertilizers are always a big issue for you and your decision-making processes, you might find container gardening a bit more limited, but a lot easier. If you own a balcony or a patio, you can bring on your exquisite gardening skills and make […]