How To Test Soil Quality You can test the quality of your garden’s soil by growing radishes. While growing radishes to test your garden soil will not give you any insight into toxins located in soil, this experiment can give you insight into w
How to build raised garden beds - a tutorial. I want one of these but someone would have to make it for me. my lupie/arthritic hands can barely plant, but the peace and gratification are worth the next week's worth of pain.
Art Mix packet of carrot seeds with several scoops of fresh coffee grounds to help space carrot seeds, repel pests, and fertilize soil. Add some radish seeds to the mixture. The radishes will sprout first, so you will know where your rows are.
DIY Lawn Fertilizer / Weed Killer : use sugar to make your lawn healthy and at the same time eliminate crabgrass, Bermuda grass, dandelions, clover, dollar weed and other shallow rooted weeds like chickweed.
How to Attract Earthworms. Gardeners love any help they can get and it often comes in the form of a little earthworm. Earthworms break up the organic matter in the garden, using it as a food source. The garden helpers tunnel th.
Soil-Saving Plant Screen The metal and plastic screens that help keep mosquitoes and other warm-weather pests out of the house this time of year can also prevent soil from washing out of planters during rain or irrigation.