For a balanced organic garden, you will want to include a variety of fruits and vegetables that can provide your family with the proper amounts of nutrition. When planning your garden, you will also want to include herbs that can offer a wide range of benefits. By including herbs, you can promote better health while also keeping pests away from your prized plants. Here, are the top three beneficial herbs that you should include in your garden to Read the rest of this entry »
Frugal living is currently becoming one of the most popular ways for eco-friendly people to save money while also taking better care of their environment. However, there are many people who do not understand the tenants of frugal living and may question your lifestyle while wondering why you must sacrifice so many modern conveniences. If you are embracing a frugal lifestyle, then here is the best tips for explaining your choice in a way that family and friends can understand.I was looking for more information and found it < Read the rest of this entry »
Typically, if you go out into the wild, especially into a heavily wooded area such as a forest, it is not difficult to come across a variety of mushrooms and other fungi growing there. After all, the cool and damp, shaded areas of a forest make for ideal conditions for these fungi to grow and thrive. In fact, many people pick mushrooms from these wooded areas for use in cooking, as this can be a great way to get them without having to make a trip to the grocery store. Among Read the rest of this entry »
Are Organic Farming Methods More Productive Than Conventional Methods?
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Organic farming is highly more successful than conventional methods for many reasons. First, organic farming is tremendously healthier than conventional agriculture. Second, there are no pesticides or added hormones in organic farming. Third, organic farming treats their livestock with greater care and methods that are more humane. Fourth, the truth about organic farming is that it is more advantageous to the Earth as well as practices sustainable measures of Read the rest of this entry »
Gardening and landscaping mulch helps soil retain moisture. It also increases nutrient composition and prevents weed growth.
Although mulch is traditionally made of a mix of soil, chipped or shredded tree bark, leaves and compost, many other nontraditional materials can provide the same benefits:
Wood Pallets – Wood commercial pallets that rot from moisture exposure, or break down with use and age, are often recycled into new pallets, furniture and mulch. Although they’re made of a Read the rest of this entry »