Pest Control Begins with Sound Gardening Practices

Today, gardeners realize that a balance of insects, good and bad, is most healthful for both the garden and gardener. For the most part, gone are the days of spraying indiscriminately to eradicate pests. Now, the focus is on good gardening practices, such as soil building and planting a diversity of crops, combined with barriers … Continue reading Pest Control Begins with Sound Gardening Practices

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A Few Handy Tips!

Flowerpot Sterilizer. Just because a flowerpot is used and dirty, you do not need to toss it. Whether clay, plastic, or ceramic, the pot can be superficially cleaned with a strong blast from a garden hose. If the pot has white, crusty mineral deposits, scrape them off with an old knife {scraping clay pots will … Continue reading A Few Handy Tips!