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Good Lawn Care Practices

Good Lawn Care Practices

Summer is prime growing season for lawns. Lawns that are not performing their best can be made better through the fall. If you did not fertilize your lawn during the spring, you still have time to fertilize and get your lawn in good shape prior to fall. But only keep with a fertility program through early to mid-August, and water your lawn deeply once or twice a week as needed. Watch for chinch bugs in…

Keep Your Garden Naturally Balanced

Keep Your Garden Naturally Balanced

Our ecosystem is in trouble. The land we live on has been poisoned by fertilizer, herbicide, and pesticide use. Urban sprawl is destroying millions of acres of unique habitat, separating animals from their breeding grounds, and polluting the air and water we breathe. Invasive species of exotic plants and animals have wiped out many species and unprotected areas are threatened with forest fires, landslides, and floods. The natural balance has been disrupted by human activity,…

Using Potting Soil or Topsoil For Conatiner Gardening

Using Potting Soil or Topsoil For Conatiner Gardening

Container gardening is increasingly getting acceptance among the gardeners across the world and now days increasing number of people are growing plants in some type of container. They may be planting flowers or vegetables in plastic or terra-cotta pots, or using wooden barrels to grow vegetables. They may be putting a few window boxes on the house or along the deck. Regardeless of the type of container you use potting soil becomes necessary.Bags of topsoil are usually…

Good Gardening Practices For Spring Gardening Season

Good Gardening Practices For Spring Gardening Season

Every season brings a different set of chores in the garden. Spring is an exciting time for gardeners as preparations are made for the bounty and beauty of the garden as it awakes from winter hibernation. It can also, however, be a bit overwhelming to know how to prioritize your gardening time at this time of year. Here is a helpful list of gardening practices that should be tended to in the spring ; Pruning For…

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