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Green Gardeners and Farmers Improve Soil with Biochar

The benefits of Biochar

What if there was a natural soil conditioner that was not only easy to source but could feed soil microbiology and remain stable for thousands of years? Well, read on! Biochar has the most complex structure of any material on Earth and is excellent for improving soil retention while also protecting against soil-borne diseases.

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Straw Bale Garden: Northern Michigan

Things are looking pretty good out there now that we’re almost into mid-August. Straw bale gardening has presented me with …

Media Matters… A Lot

Garden Starts Grown in Wonder Soil Potting Mix

While shopping for seed starting supplies this winter, I came across this growing media called, Wonder Soil. Never heard of …

Nutrients: How Sweet It Is

Brix: Better Tasting Indoor Garden Harvests

Or isn’t, depending on your latest harvest’s tastiness. Should you have used a different nutrient, or is something else amiss …