Spring is well upon us: plants are spouting, showing us their first flowers that are maturing into produce and flowers are blooming. This also means pests have returned as well.
Do you dream of a lush, healthy garden that's safe for children, pets and the environment? It is possible and much easier than you think. Using simple organic techniques and the latest organic solutions will get you there in no time.
Gardening organically is simple. By gardening organically, you are allowing plants and nature to work in harmony; and are therefore much less likely to have plant diseases,and insect problems than conventional gardens do. All it requires is a bit of daily diligence and applying solutions as needed.
Any use of chemical, synthetic fertilizers, disease and pest solutions will harm naturally occurring microbes and insects. Therefore anything you add or use in your garden must be organic. Clickhere to learn more about building soil.
Soil amendments are not fertilizers. Amendments are designed to improve the soil texture. This will help your soil retain moisture and nutrients, increasing their availability to your plants. Composted amendments are important additions to both sandy and clay soils. Lean how to compost here.