As gardeners, we already know that compost is wonderful stuff for all types of plants, but compost tea provides even more benefits. This magic elixir . . .
When planting season comes, most avid gardeners are like a child in a candy shop. They peruse countless seed and bulb catalogues for the latest . . .
The Environmental Protection Agency says that the average American discards 1.3 pounds of food scraps every day. This means a tremendous amount of compostable material . . .
Remembering to protect yourself from ticks when hiking or camping is common, but thinking of ticks when relaxing in your backyard or working around the . . .
Drip irrigation allows water to trickle slowly near the base of the plant through a system of tubing, pipes, valves and emitters. Most systems are . . .
Natural living walls have always been known for enhancing the ambience of a building. Is that actually true? A lot of people are learning the . . .
Many backyard chicken farmers also tend to have vegetable gardens. Did you know that chickens can actually be beneficial for your garden? From keeping insects . . .
Nature has endowed birds with effective ways to survive, but an inviting birdhouse provides welcome protection from harsh weather and allows residents to maintain optimum . . .