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How to attract backyard birds?

Missouri Valley Master Gardeners will be sponsoring  an educational program.  This open to the public, all are invited and encouraged to attend.
Fish & Wildlife Biologist, Carol Smith, from the U. 36 more words


Azolla – the wonder weed...

If you mention Azolla to people who sell pond supplies they will probably tell you that it is an invasive species and you should avoid it at all costs. 681 more words

Holistic Gardening

Carbonized Rice Hull (CRH)

Here in the Philippines, we throw away or (worst) burn around 2 million metric tons or rice hull that piled up the milling of more or less 15 million tons of palay (rice). 232 more words


Easy Indoor Composting--Black Gold With No Mess, No Hassle, And No Smell

Compost is a gardeners’ dream.  Black and loamy it sifts gently and easily through the fingers yet with enough time–can turn even the most unworkable soil into perfection.   1,342 more words

All Natural

Fermented Fruit Juice (FFJ)

Fermented Fruit Juice or FFJ is usually made out of sweet and ripe fruits.
FFJ foliar spray is a very rich in energy absorbed by the leaves and gives potassium for the sweetening of fruits. 122 more words


Problems with Thatch and Its Solution

A matted layer of roots, stems, runners, blades,and clippings is called thatch. This vegetative barrier can be ½ inch thick or more depending on the soil condition. 382 more words

Humic Acid