Planting a vegetable garden by seed can be extremely rewarding. An average beefsteak tomato plant will produce 40 to 70 pounds of tomatoes! If the average tomato cost at a market is $2.50 per pound then that's up to $175 in tomatoes off one plant!
An average pack of tomato seeds from the store costs around $3 and you get 30 seeds. Let's do some more math. 30 seeds can turn into 30 plants, so 30 plants times $175 per plant equals a total of $5250 of growing potential in one pack of tomato seeds.
Worm castings are an organic form of fertilizer produced from earthworms. Worm castings (AKA. worm poo) is the most nutritious all natural fertilizers that can be used in the garden. The best part is, a little goes a long way. As a matter of fact, a tablespoon of castings can feed a 6" potted plant for up to two months.
Look at these two pomegranate trees. They are both the exact same variety of tree but why does the one on the left look like a perfectly symmetrical tree and the one on the right is growing like a messy bush? Let's do some magic!
You know what they say, one man's trash is another man's treasure. I can't believe someone would throw away a perfectly good tree like this! Here's what we did to bring this specimen back to life along with some general fern care tips.
New threats are moving into our communities. Mosquitoes are now bringing diseases more dangerous than West Nile Virus! There are three invasive mosquitoes that are making residents and health officials worried: Asian Tiger Mosquito, Yellow Fever Mosquito, and Australian Backyard Mosquito
Save time, money, materials, labor and the environment with a faster, easier, more profitable system. This is the first complete system for building landscaping walls without concrete masonry units (CMUs).
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency released a document to give schools and parents ideas on how to reduce children’s exposure to traffic-related air pollution. When schools are located close to busy roads, students can be exposed to unhealthy levels of air pollution.