If you are new to gardening, there are three important steps to making sure you have success. Check them out here!
Knowing what kind of soil you have will make it easier to grow the plants you want! Here is a simple way to test your soil.
Your garden’s soil is the lifeblood of your garden. Wherever you live – whether you have gardened for years or are starting your first garden – your soil can use improvement. Growing plants, chemicals, and soil run-off can ruin the quality of your soil and strip it of nutrients. To combat this difficulty, and keep […]
Trying to figure out how many bags of garden soil you need when you have a raised garden bed can be overwhelming, but this calculation makes it simple. Most bags of soil are sold in 1 cubic feet sizes, but they are sometimes sold in three cubic foot size. To make things even more confusing, […]
Soil blocks are, well, blocks of soil. Small, compressed blocks of soil in which seeds are started to be more precise. With soil blocks, no pots are used. A tool, appropriately called a Soil Block Maker, is used to make the soil block.
Raised bed gardening doesn’t have to be expensive. Here are some tips on how to build a cheap raised garden bed plus a few hints on how to get great soil.