Improving your garden the organic way … starting with double-digging – excerpts from All Illustrated Guide to Organic Gardening

Good soil is the basis of any good garden. If your soil is sandy or heavy clay, digging and amending it before planting can be critical to plant health. Sandy soils need organic amendments to help them retain nutrients and water, which otherwise leach out quickly. Clay soils retain moisture; they need organic amendments to […]

All you Need to Know About Organic Gardening Compost

One of the main differences of organic gardening to the normal gardening is the use of organic gardening compost. Most typical gardeners use the commercial fertilizers to make the soil where they will be planting their plants much healthier. In organic gardening, however, this is not encouraged. Instead of using the commercialized fertilizers, organic gardening […]