Flowers That Attract Bees to Your Farm
1,206 views | Posted on: September 29, 2018 11:36 am

19 Flowers That Attract Bees to Your Farm

It is well known that bees are a necessary and beneficial part of gardening and farming.  Many locations, however, have been experiencing a declining bee population for a variety of reasons. So what do you do when you need bees to keep your crops healthy, but don’t seem to have a large enough population nearby? […]

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Epsom Salt: The Cure-All Remedy for Your Gardening Woes
180 views | Posted on: August 29, 2018 10:58 am

Epsom Salt: The Cure-All Remedy for Your Gardening Woes

Epsom salt is well-regarded as an excellent remedy for sore, achy muscles. It also makes an excellent skin scrub and aid for stomach issues, among other things. But did you know that Epsom salt can also play a powerful role outside of your house and in your garden? Read on to learn about how this […]

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9 Natural Ways to Get Rid of Caterpillars on Plants
3,009 views | Posted on: July 18, 2018 12:13 pm

9 Natural Ways to Get Rid of Caterpillars on Plants

Most people think that caterpillars can’t cause too much damage in a garden. After all, they’re cute and fuzzy, and turn in to beautiful butterflies and moths—how bad could they be? It turns out that caterpillars are very hungry eaters and can quickly damage or totally destroy many of your plants. If you think you […]

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Kale 101
986 views | Posted on: June 29, 2018 6:44 pm

Kale 101

Kale is one of Earth’s many super-foods and has been getting a lot of attention in recent history. It is believed that kale can contribute significantly to improving overall health in a variety of ways. Not to mention, it’s delicious and easy to grow yourself. Read on to discover exactly what is so great about […]

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Companion Planting: Vegetables You Should Grow Together
840 views | Posted on: May 31, 2018 11:13 pm

Companion Planting: Vegetables You Should Grow Together

Let’s face it: Fresh fruits, veggies, and herbs are extremely important to a healthy and fulfilling life. Not only are they jam-packed with essential vitamins and minerals, they also provide the body with the carbohydrates and fiber necessary to digestive and energy processes that take place on a cellular level. If you’ve come across this […]

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How to Tell The Difference Between Organic and Non-Organic Crops
1,354 views | Posted on: May 10, 2018 12:39 am

How to Tell The Difference Between Organic and Non-Organic Crops

From time to time people wonder if they are actually getting organic crops when buying from a local farmer or shopping at a farmer’s market. Any farmer can say they practice organic farming techniques, but are there ways to tell if a vegetable or fruit was grown organically? If you plan on adopting a natural, […]

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13 Ways to Get Rid of Aphids Naturally
3,758 views | Posted on: April 25, 2018 2:44 am

13 Ways to Get Rid of Aphids Naturally

Aphids, otherwise called greenfly, plant louse, or ant cow, are soft-bodied, sap-sucking insects that use their piercing mouthparts to suck the juices out of plants. By living on crops, they can destroy the leaves, making harvest sparse. Below are some of the most effective ways to get rid of these insect pests without using chemicals. […]

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15 Beneficial Pests and Bugs for Your Garden
5,437 views | Posted on: March 26, 2018 8:07 pm

15 Beneficial Insects and Bugs for Your Garden

Most people try to rid their gardens of bugs and insects, but a lot of these little creatures can actually benefit your garden. Beneficial pests help protect your plants from insects that have the potential to cause a lot of harm. You should view them as protectors; they help defend and maintain your garden. It […]

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