Category Archives: Gardening How-To

10 Practical Green Tips for Your Home Garden and Backyard Design

Every person can do their part to help the environment with simple changes that start at home. Take a look in your backyard to transform the traditional harmful materials and methods into a thriving, green living space. Leave behind the energy wasting products and toxic chemicals by embracing these ten green tips for your garden...
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No-Dig Gardening

I have been a passionate organic gardener for over thirty-five years. My first memories are of my father’s fruit orchard in Marden, South Australia, where the deep alluvial loam grew magnificent plums, apricots, peaches and nectarines. In fact, everything we planted grew well. And I fondly recall our early morning trips to the market in...
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Building Your No-Dig Garden Bed

This method of vegetable gardening is what I prefer. As you might have guessed, it doesn't involve digging. This method is particularly suited to older people or people with physical disabilities. But I just prefer it because I think it's better for the soil. (more…)...
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