Grow mustard as a cover crop and mulch.“The advantage of sowing mustard are that it disinfects and regenerates the soil, it stimulates the life of the soil and curbs nematodes, especially potato root eelworm..." Mulch Th Advantage, Curb Nematodes, Mulch Ideas, Roots Eelworm, Potatoes Roots, Cover Crop, Sowing Mustard, Growing Mustard, Covers Crop
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“The advantage of sowing mustard are that it disinfects and regenerates the soil, it stimulates the life of the soil and curbs nematodes, especially potato root eelworm, which is why it is so useful to sow the seed. It gives the feared nematodes very little chance in the garden. Its effect on all plant life, including the crucifers, is not negative but positive.”
~WHAT IS ROTATION? A Crop Rotation system works on a three year cycle, with different types of crop being sown/planted in the ground each year to avoid any build-up of disease. HOW TO START-PLAN Make a list of all the plants you want to grow in your vege garden this year Divide your list into summer and winter plants Divide your plants into veggie type: 1 - Root & Bulb 2 - Fruit & Seed 3 - Leaf & Stem~
Using Soil Blocks to Grow Seedlings | Grow a Good Life | A soil block is a cube of lightly compressed soil and nutrients that will grow one transplant. I start all my seedlings in soil blocks that I make with a 2-inch Soil Blocker that produces four soil blocks at once.
How to Grow Ginger - Studies say ginger’s peak flavor arrives at 265 days, And if you start the ginger inside in late winter, that one root can produce four times that amount by fall! (Which I AM!) But you’ll only get this long growing season by starting your ginger indoors as a houseplant early in the year and then transplanting it in your garden in late spring, once the weather’s warmed.
How to Growing Rose From Cutting - Simply cut healthy stems, place them in large potatoes, and them bury them 3-4 inches deep in a healthy soil mixture of peet moss and top soil. The potatoes keep the stems moist and help develop the root systems. It's a perfectly simple way to multiply your rose garden without spending lots of $$$.