Monthly Archive: January 2015

Composting

Or how to make valuable garden fertilizer out of kitchen scraps, yard debris and old soil. Tallahassee Democrat January 16, 2015       Photos by Betsy Voorhies: Compost Bin, Earthworms   Composting is the sustainable practice wherein organic material is broken down into soil-like material that is highly beneficial to our plants. The process …

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Healthy Gardens Require Living Soils

Tallahassee Democrat January 2, 2015     Carrots in Soil.  Photo by Katie Harris, Full Earth Farm   By Molly Jameson Whether you are ready to start your very first garden or want to revitalize your existing garden, the important thing to remember is that a healthy garden requires life. But what is it that …

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