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Beware of Misleading Marketing To Favor Toxic Chemicals To Combat Pests

Beware of Misleading Marketing To Favor Toxic Chemicals To Combat Pests

Despite a surge of interest in organic gardening, green fingered consumers continue to favour toxic chemicals to combat pests. But they are being exploited by clever marketing and inaccurate labelling. As oxymoronic as it may seem un-green gardens and sheds full of toxic chemicals are endemic across the globe.  For most amateur gardeners the closed loop system – as striven towards by followers of permaculture and organics – is an alien concept. Instead fossil fuel…

Grow Your Own Organic Food and Veggies

Grow Your Own Organic Food and Veggies

In years past, gardening success was measured by harvesting the first tomato, biggest watermelon or most cucumbers, but not anymore if synthetic fertilizers, herbicides or pesticides are involved. Spurred by the increasing passion for healthy, locally grown food, many grow-it-yourself vegetable gardeners opt for organic techniques that support nutrition, environmental sustainability and social good. Having the confidence to give organic gardening a try just takes education.People think it’s difficult to grow organically, but it’s not. They…

Basic Gardening Practices and Tips For Beginers

Basic Gardening Practices and Tips For Beginers

Nowadays many are trying to grow their own vegetables owing to the awareness of the benefits of having organic garden at home. A garden can be used for many different purposes.  A few of the most popular garden types are raised garden beds, organic gardening, fruit vegetable garden and garden plants shrubs. Raised bed gardens are easier to work on with less bending and less stretching. People who love to grow vegetables prefer raised garden…

Sustainable Gardening:Foundation Of All Good Gardening Practices

Sustainable Gardening:Foundation Of All Good Gardening Practices

Sustainable gardening encompasses all the terms including ‘sustainable landscapes’, ‘sustainable landscape design’, ‘sustainable landscape architecture’ and ‘sustainable sites’. Likewise, organic gardening and the use of  native plants are also integral to sustainable gardening. Subsequent to the 1980 decade the sustainable development and sustainability programs were developed to address the fact that humans are now using natural biophysical resources faster than they can be replenished by nature. These programs included home gardeners, and members of the landscape…

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