WATER CONSERVATION

WATER CONSERVATION

Because over 70% of the Earth is covered in water, it is often a resource that we take for granted, especially in this part of the world. But, only 2% of this water is suitable for drinking. With water consumption rates rising, water conservation is something we can...
RABBIT REPELLANTS

RABBIT REPELLANTS

Although rabbits can be cute and interesting to watch, they can also wreck havoc on your garden. There are several varying methods you may try to discourage these little mammals from visiting your garden. You may find that you have to change methods periodically if...
SUMMER GARDENING CHECKLIST

SUMMER GARDENING CHECKLIST

SUMMER GARDENING CHECKLIST Now is the time to really enjoy your garden and all the hard work you put in- use this summer gardening checklist to keep your garden looking its best the whole season! To encourage fresh growth, clean up browning daylily foliage by plucking...
MULCHING

MULCHING

Mulching is putting a layer of material on the surface of the soil around plants. Types Organic mulch, such as bark, adds nutrients, retains moisture, reduces runoff, reduces soil erosion, and prevents weeds. Inorganic mulch, such as stone, can be used as well, but it...