Organic Food

Organic food – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Organic_food Organic foods are foods that are produced using methods of organic farming – that do not involve modern synthetic inputs such as synthetic pesticides and …

raised bed gardens

Masterful Gardening: Raised bed gardening offers several advantages York Daily Record, on Thu, 13 Jun 2013 22:19:05 -0700 In my years of gardening, I have applied two approaches to “raised bed” gardening. One I call “constructed” and the other “natural.” Both offer advantages over traditional plot gardening. The constructed model usually is associated with building […]

Why You Should Go Organic

Organic gardening isn't just about growing your own food.. it's about the health of our planet and our health as well. There are a variety of reasons TO grow organically, and absolutely none to grow conventionally. Organic foods have more nutrition than conventional foods, they are free of pesticides and herbicides, most of which are […]

Organic Gardening Basics

Organic Gardening Basics Organic gardening is a method of gardening that doesn't uses any harmful chemicals. Organic gardening is much more healthy than "conventional" is, and is very popular today among gardeners. Growing an organic garden isn't difficult either.  It is my hope that the following tips will help you to get a start and […]

Water Conservation For Everyone

Whether you live in a drought-influenced area, or you are simply looking for a way to reduce your water usage, you'll find that there are many things that you can try when it comes to preserving the water that you can find and using the water that you have conservatively and wisely. Water conservation is […]

Starting an Organic Garden

When you are looking to grow food for your family and loved ones, you already know that you want it to be healthy and nutritious, and one of the best ways to do this is to make sure that your garden is organic! Organic gardening not only allows you to grow food that is free […]

Start Composting On Your Own

If you have seen the effects of composting on other gardens, or if you know that a compost heap can severely reduce your ecological footprint and save a great deal of space in the landfills, you already know that you are interested in putting one together, but you may be a little bit uncertain as […]

Organic Care For Your Lawn!

If you are someone who has investment in your lawn looking good, you have probably seen plenty of chemical pesticides and additives that will allow your lawn to do just that, but what if you are interested in a green solution? The truth of the matter is that it is fairly simple to take care […]

Looking At Natural Pest Control For Your Organic Garden

As every gardener knows, insect pests are part and parcel of being a gardener, and that you have many different ways of dealing with them. When you are considering an organic garden, you already know that you should not use chemical pesticides, but the truth is, you really don’t need them! There are plenty of […]

What You Need To Know About Natural Fertilizers

When you want to make sure that your yard and garden look great, you’ll find that one thing that you need to consider is natural fertilizers. Gardens do a great deal better with just a little bit of help, and you’ll find that you can easily do so without resorting to chemical additives of artificial […]