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Black Plastic: Is there a Viable Organic Mulch Alternative?

Black plastic mulch is widely used in the production of specialty vegetable crops due to its effectiveness as a weed barrier, capability to conserve soil moisture and ability to warm soil temperatures in spring.   796 more words

The Crazy Mulch Lady

This may just be me. It’s sort of a cross between the crazy cat lady and the guys who go around the neighborhood on the night everyone puts out their recycling looking for bottles and cans. 389 more words


Bin Update: Mulch-Tastic's New Look!

Hello Bin Weevils!

Mulch-Tastic has received a fresh new look! The Mulch-Tastic screen really makes a difference and looks very vibrant. There’s new ticket symbols & it’s now much more easier to navigate the Mulch-Tastic screen! 54 more words

Bin Weevils

5 Free Carbon Sources for Your Compost & Mulching Needs

Fall is the perfect time of year to stockpile free carbon sources for your compost & mulching needs.  No matter what type of mulching or composting method you use, carbon or “brown” materials are always needed in volume. 1,206 more words

A garden is only as good as the soil, the gardener and the philosophy he or she subscribes to, immuring my own down a path of simplicity, love and the absence of wasteful indifference. 158 more words

Slow Living

Fall Clean-up: Mulch and Protect

Fall is arguably Edmonton’s most beautiful season. No mosquitoes, lovely warm afternoons and calm evenings with spectacular sunsets. The foliage changes to shades of red, yellow and orange, and the air is crisp and fresh. 176 more words


New Terraces - Winter Ready

Last week we cut some small terraces into a little hillside or slope beside Dawn’s workshop. It’s just outside her big bay window and will be beautiful when planted with flowers, herbs and vegetables next spring. 105 more words