magic tomato plant food. will feed about 6 tomato plants. 3 cups compost/mulch/dirt 1/2 cup epsom salt 1 tablespoon baking soda 1/2 cup powdered milk 1. mix all the ingredients together in a bucket. 2. place a handful of the mixture into the hole you are digging for your tomato plant. if you have already planted you can sprinkle a handful of the mixture around the stem of the plant and then water.
Sprinkle Baking Soda on Cabbages (and other Brassicas) to Thwart Caterpillars If those small green cabbage worms have been making Swiss cheese of your cabbage, broccoli, and kale plants, try this trick: Make a 50/50 combination of flour and baking soda, and dust it all over whichever plants the cabbage worms are eating. They'll eat the combo while munching the leaves, and die within a day or so. Repeat as necessary..
Instead of using commercial fertilizers and plant food, why not use some scraps from your kitchen that would otherwise end up in the trash or compost bin to amend and improve your garden soil naturally? Inexpensive and easy, these are my favorite ways to get my garden ready for spring planting. Eggshells, banana peels, Epsom salts, coffee grounds. Find out more at http://www.fresheggsdaily.com/2016/06/7-ways-to-improve-your-garden-soil.html
Brew compost Tea The Easy Way: Compost tea is the best fertilizer you can get, and it is totally natural and organic. Brewing this wonderful concoction yourself is an easy way to supercharge your vegetable garden.