It’s terrible to admit to being a gardening failure when you’re a farmer! But for several years it was the same story. But I’ve hit on a few things that really helped us get it back under control the last couple years, and most of them are pretty frugal. One of them is to use […]
Are you wondering on how you can control the weeds in your lawn? Did you know that there are different types of lawn weeds that you should be aware off? If you are one of the many, who are having problems with weeds and people who wants to ensure that they will be able to […]
A cover crop is a crop planted in a garden bed to protect the soil from erosion, control weeds, loosen soil, improve the soil by adding organic matter and depending on the cover crop it may be used to increase the nitrogen in the soil. Most garden beds can greatly benefit from the use of […]
We all get tired of pulling weeds. We all wish there was a magic cure that would allow us to plant our goodies and then watch them grow beautifully without having to deal with weeds. What if I told you I’ve found a solution? I can’t believe it took me so long to try this, […]
Removing Horsenettle, Horsenettle (solanum carolinense) is a very persistent noxious weed that needs to be removed from your garden as soon as it is detected. The leaves look kind of like potato plant leaves when the first emerge and smell like potatoes when crushed. It has small berries that look like little yellow tomatoes.
Are you familiar with daikon radish? This exotic radish from Asia is a powerhouse in the garden. It can improve your soil, protect other plants, and more! Read on to find out all of the practical uses this plant has in the garden.