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we give you tips on Soil and Fertilization, specially How to use different types of fertilizers

What are Different Types of SoilWhat is Soil? There may be as many definitions of soil as there are people with an opinion about it. The following goes beyond the purely physical to a more functional understanding of soils. The...
Create the Right Soil Mix for your PlantsImprove your Garden Soil Every gardener occasionally experiences the sharp disappointment of watching a cherished plant slowly decline. Despite ideal light and moisture, nothing seems to reverse the gradual loss of vigor and the...
Decomposing: Nature’s way to recycle.Solid waste disposal is a critical issue. In the southern United States, more than 90 percent of our solid waste is land-filled. We must now dispose of nearly one ton of waste annually for each...
How to Make Compost TeaHow to Make Compost TeaFatten up your perennials with a cup of tea—compost tea, that is.Natural and nutritious, compost tea not only provides beneficial microorganisms for healthy plants and soil but also helps prevent disease....
How to Compost BokashiI've been doing bokashi for a while, and it's working out well. We have a countertop bucket (metal, about 1-gallon capacity, with a carbon filter that I haven't changed in the 2 years I've owned it)....
Lawn Care Tips: What is Fertilizer Burn?Apply the proper mix and amount of lawn fertilizer to avoid fertilizer burn and promote a lush, green, healthy, weed-free turf. Every homeowner dreams of a lush, green carpet of grass--the envy of the...
General Guidelines for Soil ImprovementsHelpful tips to whatever you need to know to improve soil after spending years learning how to make garden soils light, fluffy, and easy to work, I penned Building Soil: A Down-to-Earth Approach. Listed here...
Is Fertilizing Necessary, and How Much Is Needed?Soil fertility is always changing; nutrients are used up by growing vegetables, the soil structure is disturbed by tilling, nutrients are leached out by the rain, and topsoil is stripped from the...
When to Lime Your Lawn - Liming Lawn TipsWhy do lawns need lime and how can you know when it is needed by you? We'll make an effort to answer a few of these relevant questions for you. The...
17 Essential Elements for Plant GrowthLet us go back to the basics and learn chemistry that would be extremely helpful in understanding its applications in gardening. Chemical elements analysis reveals that plants need definite proportions of specific elements. Plant growth is solely...

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