Whether you garden year-round or slow down in the fall and winter months, learn the best way to prepare your growing space for fall.
Solarizing a garden bed means that you heat the soil to a high enough temp that will help to eliminate pests, weeds and soil issues. It’s important if you think you may have had cats using your beds as a litter box, as their fecal matter may contain contaminates that do not compost. The idea […]
By late summer, our edible gardens can look a little-shall we say-untidy. Before planting a fall garden, you’ll have to tidy up the summer garden to make room. Here’s how I prepare my beds for a fall garden.
Here are a few tips that we’ve found helpful to help prepare your garden for the summer heat!
Your local climate and soil conditions are unique. Be sure to choose varieties that grow well in your loca area. Local nurseries, agricultural extension agents or local agricultural schools can help you find the best varieties. Or, you could ask the nearest farmer what he or she uses – count on experienced gardeners to know […]