How to start composting

Composting is an easy thing you can do that will divert tons of material from landfills and create amazing soil for your plants. The basics involve combining carbon and nitrogen rich materials to break down over time into a wonderful soil amendment. "Brown" or carbon rich materials include: straw, wood chips, cardboard and leaves. Examples …

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Natural Pest control

Some might view this spider as a pest that needs to be controlled but it is actually a great helper. Conventional thinking and corporate greed would have us believe that the way to a healthy garden is to use their chemicals to kill the bugs we deem to be undesirable but nature has a much …

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