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How to make your own compost, using compost tumblers and finding the best compost bins. Also included is worm composting and how to raise worms for your garden.
The best mulches for the garden

Create a Worm Composting System in 10 Easy Steps

Looking for an easy, low-maintenance, inexpensive way to compost your garden? You’ll find few better choices than setting up your own worm composting system. What is a Worm Composting System? It’s exactly what it sounds like. You support the worms, and the worms support your garden by improving the quality of the soil. Worms are […]

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How to Choose the Best Mulch for Your Garden

Why choose mulch? Simply put, mulch helps conserve moisture in the soil, control weeds, prevent erosion, add organic material, and it looks better than plain dirt. To top it off, studies have shown that a well-mulched and maintained garden can increase production by up to 50%. The type of mulch you need and how much […]

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