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Matrix Gardening: What & Why

  Shoots and tendrils surge forth from the warming soil, stretching and extending towards the sky where the sun would soon embrace them in her benevolent arms.  455 more words

Landscaping

Spring Seedling Sale!

We may be in the midst of a nor’easter, but spring is just a week away!  Get a jump start on your vegetable and herb garden with seedlings grown to order by Sweet Earth Co. 51 more words

All earthworms are not created equal

All earthworms are not the same! Really? Yes really! :) I often find myself clarifying this notion during my encounters with different people but don’t worry, I once held the same view. 261 more words

Sustainable Gardening

Garden Trends--Natural Pest Control

This is a trend? Integrated pest management? Seriously?

If it is, I am very grateful–but I know it’s been a “thing” among gardeners who weren’t quite totally organic for years. 361 more words

Backyard Wildlife

Garden Trends--"Uber"-izing the Garden

This is a weird title for what I would call the subscription food movement–you know, those home meal service delivery options like Blue Apron and Home Chef (2 options in my area) as well as local CSAs (community supported agriculture movements where you buy a share of a farm harvest for a season–although these are usually pick up). 170 more words

Sustainable Living

Garden Trends--"Clean" Gardening

On Monday I talked about the first of the “garden trends” that the Garden Media Group and Grow 365 identified as trends for 2017.

I have to confess, I am a little bit puzzled by some of these trends. 324 more words

Sustainable Living

DIY $10 VERMICOMPOST BIN

There’s nothing better than getting crafty! We made our own vermicompost bin for the Garage 😎

It took under an hour and cost us no more than $10 (2-10 gallon plastic totes for $4 each!) to build our bin. 96 more words

Compost Bin