April 29, 2017

Companion Plants as Ground Cover

.....Inadvertently you may plant things together that work well or simply won’t thrive because of .....

March 1, 2017

Nutrient Deficiencies

Nutrients (also called elements or fertilisers) are either mobile OR not-mobile. Mobile Nutrients ar.....

January 9, 2017

Carbon – How valuable is it for your soil?

Back in July 2016 I posted an article on chemicals in horse manure and the damaging effects it had o.....

November 15, 2016

Why use a Garden Cover / Mulch?

Garden covers come in many and varied varieties of material creating a layer on the surface of a gro.....

September 30, 2016

Fire Ants are Our Problem Too

Fire ants (Solenopsis invicta) are quite small (2-6 mm) as is shown by the life size photo with one .....

August 25, 2016

Rock Minerals

Rock minerals are not just crushed rock as most people think but are really a carefully blended mix .....


Composting Principals