Category Archives for "Gardening"
Have you been wanting to use a more natural type of pest control in your garden? You can make your own natural garden sprays to control pests, and the ingredients are not expensive. In fact, you probably have a lot of these items already in your home or growing in your garden. Here are some […]Continue reading
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 […]Continue reading
Where to buy: www.amazon.com The Aerogarden is an aeroponic device that allows you to grow plants in water using nutrients and air. No mess or dirt and no need to be an experienced gardener to succeed in growing your own plants. The Aerogarden is fully automated and comes with built-in grow lights. The included 2 […]Continue reading
Where to buy: www.amazon.com 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 […]Continue reading
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 […]Continue reading