Composting


Biodynamic Compost Biodynamic Compost Biodynamic Compost Biodynamic Compost


High-quality compost can make the difference between a so-so result and stunning success when growing in soil. Compost is now widely...

Growing Organically with Compost Teas and Nutrient Mush Growing Organically with Compost Teas and Nutrient Mush Growing Organically with Compost Teas and Nutrient Mush Growing Organically with Compost Teas and Nutrient Mush


Nutrient feeding “mush” and “tea” brews have been around for a while now. People that use them swear by them and will preach about them to...

How Nutrients from the Ocean Help Your Garden How Nutrients from the Ocean Help Your Garden How Nutrients from the Ocean Help Your Garden How Nutrients from the Ocean Help Your Garden


Minerals and nutrients from the sea are beneficial to land-based organisms today. Here's how ocean-based nutrients help your garden grow.

Do You Need to Add More Humus to Your Garden Beds? Do You Need to Add More Humus to Your Garden Beds? Do You Need to Add More Humus to Your Garden Beds? Do You Need to Add More Humus to Your Garden Beds?


In this article, we walk you through what exactly makes a good garden humus, and how to make sure your plants are getting enough of the...

You Tell Us: Good Green Earth Co. You Tell Us: Good Green Earth Co. You Tell Us: Good Green Earth Co. You Tell Us: Good Green Earth Co.


With a focus on composting organic waste, Good Green Earth live up to their name by using centuries-old sustainable biotechnology called...

How to Select the Right Soil for Your Bonsai Tree How to Select the Right Soil for Your Bonsai Tree How to Select the Right Soil for Your Bonsai Tree How to Select the Right Soil for Your Bonsai Tree


After the tragic death of his bonsai tree, Alan Ray did some research on which soil he should have used.

Care for a Cup of Compost Tea? Your Plants Will! Care for a Cup of Compost Tea? Your Plants Will! Care for a Cup of Compost Tea? Your Plants Will! Care for a Cup of Compost Tea? Your Plants Will!


So, you have created a compost pile or bin. Now it’s time to start thinking about what else can be done with your compost. How about...

How to Dispose of Food Waste in a Natural, Earth-friendly Way How to Dispose of Food Waste in a Natural, Earth-friendly Way How to Dispose of Food Waste in a Natural, Earth-friendly Way How to Dispose of Food Waste in a Natural, Earth-friendly Way


You often try to be as green as possible: you recycle your plastics, you bring reusable bags with you when you shop, and you do what you...

Turning Trash into Treasure with Indoor Composting Turning Trash into Treasure with Indoor Composting Turning Trash into Treasure with Indoor Composting Turning Trash into Treasure with Indoor Composting


Humans have taken advantage of nature’s recycling program for thousands of years. Even though a lot of us live in urban areas, there’s no...

Brew up a Batch of Compost Tea Brew up a Batch of Compost Tea Brew up a Batch of Compost Tea Brew up a Batch of Compost Tea


One of the most effective ways to boost microbial populations in your soil or hydroponic systems is the periodic application of compost...

Vermicompost: Micronutrient Rich Fertilizer From Worms Vermicompost: Micronutrient Rich Fertilizer From Worms Vermicompost: Micronutrient Rich Fertilizer From Worms Vermicompost: Micronutrient Rich Fertilizer From Worms


Read on to discover a simple technique that will allow you to produce your very own homemade organic fertilizer while eliminating waste...

Composting...Where a Breakdown is a Good Thing Composting...Where a Breakdown is a Good Thing Composting...Where a Breakdown is a Good Thing Composting...Where a Breakdown is a Good Thing


Composting is not only satisfying for gardeners and beneficial for your garden, it helps take the pressure off your local landfill. Alan...

Backyard Composting Made Easy Backyard Composting Made Easy Backyard Composting Made Easy Backyard Composting Made Easy


If you took a bag containing leaves, lawn clippings and ripped up newspapers and spread it out on the ground, eventually it would decompose...

Worms: The Ancient Secret to the Rise of Human Civilization? Worms: The Ancient Secret to the Rise of Human Civilization? Worms: The Ancient Secret to the Rise of Human Civilization? Worms: The Ancient Secret to the Rise of Human Civilization?


There is a single organism responsible for the rise of the earliest urban communities. Without their hard work in Ancient Egypt, India and...

Aquaponic Worms FAQ Aquaponic Worms FAQ Aquaponic Worms FAQ Aquaponic Worms FAQ


Much to everyone's surprise, worms are an important part of the ecology of an aquaponic system.

Kitchen Composting and Compost Teas Kitchen Composting and Compost Teas Kitchen Composting and Compost Teas Kitchen Composting and Compost Teas


Have you ever noticed how much food we throw away? With all of that valuable nutrition going into the trash, composting kitchen waste into...

How You Can Determine the Nutritional Value of a Compost Product How You Can Determine the Nutritional Value of a Compost Product How You Can Determine the Nutritional Value of a Compost Product How You Can Determine the Nutritional Value of a Compost Product


Determining the nutritional value of a compost product is not easy, but it can be done.

Compost Tea Considerations Compost Tea Considerations Compost Tea Considerations Compost Tea Considerations


Compost tea, or the stewing of aged compost in water, provides many benefits for the garden, the most significant of which are the...

Organic Rooting Medium: Composting Woods Organic Rooting Medium: Composting Woods Organic Rooting Medium: Composting Woods Organic Rooting Medium: Composting Woods


Although fresh wood by-products like sawdust and pinebark are suitable for use in soilless organic rooting media mixes, most types contain...

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