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Everyone talks about going green, but what does it really mean to have an environmentally sustainable garden. No need to get a Ph.d. in biology, just read through our articles. In addition to learning about how to instantly nourish your soil naturally, you’ll discover easy ways to retain water in the soil so that the plants flourish. We also have numerous how-to articles, from which stones are best for building walls, to effective ways to pave with pebbles


How to Improve Your Soil's Structure, Feed Your Soil and Protect Your Soil

Soil quality: Clay soils are made up of microscopically small mineral particles. These tiny particles are flattened and fit closely together therefore the pore spaces between particles is very small. The small pore spaces make it difficult for air and water to penetrate the soil. Clay soils hold onto nutrients making them richer than sandy soils.
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Sheet Mulching

Sheet mulching is a great way to prepare your soil in the Fall for planting in the Spring.
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