As you know, we have a tiny garden in self-watering planters on our porch. This makes caring for our herbs and veggies easy. We only need to refill the water reservoirs about once a week, and we get much better results than we did with the old pots. However, we hit a bump in the […]
Posted: July 14th, 2013 under Composting, Food.
Tags: aphids, gardening, natural pest control, nontoxic pest control, of course this precipitated a water gun batlle, organic pest control
A guest post from my friend (and freelance writer) Katie Nopper DePasquale. It may not sound all that exciting, but soil testing for home gardens is awesome. This is because a soil analysis tells you exactly what to do to achieve optimal plant happiness in your specific soil. You get instructions about how much of […]