Category Archives for "Gardening"

How to Recycle Your Garden Waste

When garden waste is composted, it decomposes aerobically – that is, using oxygen. Unlike landfills, which decompose waste anaerobically (without oxygen), garden composting produces few greenhouse gases. And when you recycle your garden waste, you are providing yourself with useful, organic compost, thus eliminating the need for synthetic fertilizers. Here are some ideas for how […]

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Easy Garden Projects to Make, Build, and Grow: 200 Do-It-Yourself Ideas to Help you Grow your Best Garden Ever

Where to buy: Easy Garden Projects to Make, Build, and Grow provides 200 project ideas to make your gardening easier and rewarding. The author, Barbara Pleasant, has written many popular gardening books and is also the editor of various gardening magazines, such as The Herb Companion. Projects include: * How to make a flashy […]

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March 15, 2010

Top Green Gardening Tips

While gardening itself is a “green” activity, there are ways to make it an even more eco-friendly experience. Sometimes, gardening deviates from the natural and enters the realm of the harmful. For example, some gardeners use chemical fertilizers without even realizing it, and weed killers and pesticides can be a part of even the smallest […]

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