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How to fertilize the Bonsai plants

Every plant requires adequate amounts of nutrients and minerals for its growth. It gets most of these through air, water and the soil that it grows in. 332 more words

Coco Coir

28 July 2014


Gardening as another tool for recovery from domestic violence. Click here

Growing food on the terraces in Chennai. Click here

Gardening to fight hunger: an opinion piece from the Philippines. 76 more words

Organic Gardening

Compostman strikes again

If you remember in a previous post, the former Shingleman, Jim, now known as Compostman, has gotten into organic gardening. I, for one, am shocked at the degree that plants are coming up in the grow station where he planted them. 139 more words


Forest Green Nettle Soup.

Although nettles, in all their culinary forms, are regarded as a spring tonic for the winter weary, I like cut back the large patch of stingers growing at the side of my nectar verge at this time of year to encourage new growth. 285 more words


Local Non-Profit Growing Gardens Helps Educate and Feed Portland

One of the best things anyone can do to live healthier and more sustainably is growing their own food, especially when you live in the middle of the city where most food travels hundreds, if not thousands of miles before reaching the grocery store. 366 more words


27 July 2014


The harvest starts for some. Click here

Saving money and doing great gardening. Click here


Learning to farm organically as a WWOOFer. Click here… 46 more words

Organic Gardening

Weekly Photo Challenge: Summer Lovin'

I love all the birds and animals in my yard every summer.  Had to completely give up on the vegetable garden this year, but did get a few red and black raspberries.  12 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge