Healthy soils produce healthy plants. Healthy soil is full of organisms that turn organic matter and minerals into vital plant nutrients.
We’ve compiled a variety of how-to articles about mulching, composting, and fertilizing for you from past issues of our member magazine, The American Gardener.
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There are proven benefits to using mulch in the garden, but it’s important to choose the appropriate type and apply it properly.
Compost’s Dual Benefits: Recycle Yard Waste, Improve Soil
Learn about the active or hot composting process to hasten decay of waste.
The Basics of Vermicomposting
Put earthworms to work transforming kitchen scraps into black gold.
Composting Down Under
Compost under the earth to solve some common gardening problems.