Organic Gardening Tips

Organic Gardening Tips

Organic Gardening
Tips to help get you started on your sustainable organic garden This page is pretty random... I add something when I think of it... someday I may organize it better ;) First things first... pest management (often the bane of organic gardeners) begins with healthy soil. It produces healthy plants, which are better able to withstand disease and insect damage. Organic fertilizers are safer than chemicals. Chemical fertilizers build up salts. (that's bad) Apply compost to your garden about two to four weeks before you plant, giving the compost time to integrate and stabilize within the soil. New beds need soil amendments and double digging for that extra starting kick. Soak finished compost in water to "brew" compost "tea," a nutrient-rich liquid that can be used for foliar feeding or…
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