7 Extra Simple Ways How to Use Worm Castings

A lot of people now are fascinated with organic gardening. It is a type of gardening that uses organic matter instead of toxic substances. They say that this type of gardening is a bit challenging. Organic fertilizers are expensive. However, when you learn how to use worm castings, you can have a long-term supply of nutrient-rich organic fertilizer for your plants.

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How to Compact Soil in your Garden in 5 Easy Steps

Soil compaction is the act of applying stress to the soil for densification. This displaces the air and moisture from pores found between soil grains. This process is a vital part of your garden projects. If improperly done, the settlement of soil can result in high maintenance costs.

This guide is meant to help you to improve your garden’s soil engineering properties. This is necessary for farming and in the construction of grass-laden lawns. And also when you want to create walkways or even earth dams.

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Compost versus Mulch: How Do They Compare?

Mulch and compost are two essential soil conditioners for your garden. They help to keep your plants in top condition. However, people often use these terms interchangeably. Not knowing the difference make result in choosing the wrong one for your garden. So, what’s the difference between compost and mulch?

Well, this article will go into detail explaining exactly what mulch and compost are. It will also cover the various ways that you can use them in your garden and how they can benefit you and your garden.

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5 Effective and Easy Ways to Get Rid of Maggots in Compost

Are you sick of seeing maggots in compost? How and what brings them into your compost? These are some of the questions we ask ourselves once we find maggots in our compost. But, did you know that you can get rid of them completely? Not only that, but you can also prevent them from coming into your compost ever. Here is everything you need to know about maggots to help you keep them at bay effectively.

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