Pest-repelling Plants for the Yard and Garden

Pest-repelling Plants for the Yard and Garden

With conversations taking off about the over-use of pesticides, it may be time to start thinking about about working with the ecosystem to proactively solve pest problems in the lawn and garden. Many people looking for the “silver bullet” pesticide solution for getting rid of a particular problem pest may actually be indiscriminately poisoning all […]

Turning Pollinator Week Into Pollinator Year

Turning Pollinator Week Into Pollinator Year

Turning Pollinator Week Into Pollinator Year The creatures whose evolutionary quirks ensure that plants mature and reproduce are the keystones of our interconnected ecosystem. ¬†Without them, 90 percent of flowers wouldn’t be able to survive into the next generation. Honeybee pollination alone is responsible for $20 billion in the US annually. The unfortunate truth is […]

Ready to Garden? Try Organic!

Ready to Garden? Try Organic!

Ready to Garden? Try Organic! Whether you weather the inevitable seasonal battles with the lawn, the garden, or both, consider the non-chemical route for a healthier environment close to home. Your loved ones, neighborhood animals and plants will thank you for it, guaranteed. It’s no question that synthetic fertilizers give quick, tangible results with generally […]