How to Get Rid of Ticks In Your Yard

How to Get Rid of Ticks In Your Yard

Ticks – just the word is enough to give me the shudders. But with Lyme disease rising and tick populations exploding, it pays to be vigilant. Here’s a quick guide to help you understand ticks and keep them away from your yard. What are ticks? Ticks are a type of arachnid and are related to …

Read more

Everything to Know About Storing and Preserving Fruits & Vegetables

Growing your product is an enjoyable hobby and a great way to ensure your family eats all-natural fruits and vegetables. Whether it’s a juicy red tomato, a golden ear of corn, or anything in between, the chances are that you will not be able to consume everything you grow as it ripens. However, you do …

Read more

Ultimate Guide to Micronutrients

Plants need water, good soil, and clean air, but they also need trace elements to boost their nutrient content and promote living processes. What are micronutrients, and how can I work with them, you ask? Read on and find out! Essential Plant Nutrients Essential nutrients for growth include a combination of macro and micro-nutrients. Macronutrients …

Read more

19 Easy Homemade Fertilizer Recipes (#3 is my favorite)

19 Easy Homemade Fertilizer Recipes That Your Plants Will Absolutely Love

It’s almost time to plant this year’s vegetable garden, and if you’re like me, you’re planning on abundance. And that means fertilizer. I avoid picking up synthetic fertilizers whenever I can. Not only am I spending money I don’t need to, but they kill off beneficial microorganisms, don’t last very long, and have harmful environmental …

Read more

19 Romantic Backyard Date Ideas For A Romantic Night

Romantic date ideas are what all lovers need to renew their dating and make the person they love be happy. Sometimes, they are extremely necessary when you find it not so interesting when dating at familiar places such as coffee shops, restaurants or cinemas, or in case you can’t go out with your girlfriend/ boyfriend …

Read more

11 Health Benefits of Gardening

Gardening is a skill that you learn, get better at, and enjoy but never inherently master. That in itself is worth the effort you put into your garden. But there are many health benefits, both mental and physical, to gardening that you may not have thought about. Let’s think about them now, as the season …

Read more

How to Get Rid of Cabbage Worm – Identification and Control

How to Get Rid of Cabbage Worm - Identification and Control

You’ve kept an eye on your brassica plants and found holes in the leaves of your cabbages, Brussel sprouts, or kale. Upon closer examination, you find yellowish eggs and maybe even a green caterpillar. While there are a few other pests that target the same plants, likely chances are (especially if you spot a caterpillar), …

Read more