HERE’S WHAT’S AT STAKE with YOUR TOMATO CROP.

Tomato seedlings that were planted neatly near garden stakes are already beginning to take matters into their own hands, and if allowed to grow willy nilly will turn into a tangled mass of vines with tomato fruits many of them rotting-hidden in a dark jungle of stems. So, if you were planning to stake and … Continue reading HERE’S WHAT’S AT STAKE with YOUR TOMATO CROP.

Garden Soil Care: Compost.

Compost is the best all-natural soil amendment you can use. It contains valuable plant nutrients and plant disease-fighting organisms, and it also makes soil moisture-retentive and easier to till. Best of all, compost is free when you make your own. You can make compost in a bin {3 feet square is ideal} or simply pile … Continue reading Garden Soil Care: Compost.