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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…

Sustainable Gardening Practices

Sustainable Gardening Practices

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 and nursery industries and municipal authorities.The programs aimed at the integration of environmental, social and economic factors in an attempt to create a more sustainable future. Many of the eco-friendly principles and…

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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