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A word about Mulch

No matter what condition your garden is in, adding a fresh layer of mulch will give it a clean, freshly planted look. But mulch isn’t just for looks! 236 more words


The agony of choosing mulch!

There are so many gardening magazines and books and tv shows and radio broadcasts and classes to take that, frankly, I’m surprised that anyone actually has time to do any gardening. 152 more words

Outagamie County Master Gardener Association

Why Moving the Turmeric

Last week I spoke about starting a new bed of turmeric. One of the reasons for this is that I have only grown the turmeric in random places and haven’t given it much attention. 337 more words


Reel Mowers And More For Retirees

Every so often my wife, Sena, tries to help me decide what I’m going to do with my free time when I retire. She even found a… 1,675 more words

Psychosomatic Medicine

Tree Hugging Optional

  I’m sure there are times Bruce is simply not in the mood to listen to me prattle on.  I’m sure there are times Bruce would like to throttle me, and set me straight.  528 more words


How Much Mulch Do I Need?

I didn’t track how much mulch I used last year. This year I’ll try to keep track so I know how much to buy next year.   217 more words

General Gardening

Magical Mulch

I’ve been shoveling, wheelbarrowing, and spreading mulch for as long as I can remember. It’s great stuff. I get a few dumptruck loads of the stuff every spring to use in my landscaping; however, the same stuff isn’t what I’m using as mulch for the garden–depending on the source you’ll find it can be good or bad for garden soil. 286 more words