Garden Pests

If we could garden without any interference from the pests which attack plants, then indeed gardening would be a…

Planting Seeds

Any reliable seed house can be depended upon for good seeds; but even so, there is a great risk…

Grow Your Own Mushrooms

Vegetable Gardening Getting Started

Welcome to the world of vegetable gardening! Whether you’re a complete novice or have some gardening experience, starting a vegetable garden can be rewarding and enjoyable. This guide will provide essential tips and steps to help you start your gardening journey. Step 1: Choose the Right Location The first step in starting your vegetable garden is selecting the correct location. Here are some key considerations: Step 2: Plan Your Garden Layout Planning your garden layout is essential…

Herb Gardening

Herb gardening is becoming more and more popular every day, and for a good reason. Herbs have practical value, serve a purpose, and with herb gardening you can actually use your plants. When most people think of herb gardening they automatically think of cooking, but herbs are also grown for their pleasant aroma and their beauty. One important part of herb gardening is drying the herbs for use during the winter months, especially if you plan on…

The Cultivation Of Vegetables

Before taking up the garden vegetables individually, I shall outline the general practice of cultivation, which applies to all. The purposes of cultivation are three to get rid of weeds, and to stimulate growth by (1) letting air into the soil and freeing unavailable plant food, and (2) by conserving moisture. As to weeds, the gardener of any experience need not be told the importance of keeping his crops clean. He has learned from bitter and costly…

Organic Gardening

Organic gardening is the exact same as regular gardening except that no synthetic fertilizers or pesticides are used. This can make certain aspects difficult, such as controlling disease, insects, and weeds. Organic gardening also requires more attention to the soil and the many needs of plants. Organic gardening starts with the soil. Gardeners must add organic matter to the soil regularly in order to keep the soil productive. In fact, compost is essential to the healthiness and…