Carbon — A Garden Blessing and a World Curse

Life on Earth depends on Carbon. In our gardens, it is a blessing but released into our atmosphere and it can be a curse.

Biochar, An Introduction…

The newest thing to change the gardening world has been here all the time. Biochar is the original soil enhancer from the time of the Earth’s first forest fire.

What to do about Tent Caterpillars…

Biological control of Tent Caterpillars can be an effective means to knock back these voracious feeders.

Getting Down and Dirty is Good for You!

The research keeps pouring in that we need to get outside and get dirty!

The Wonderful World of Microbes!

Crazy footage of the world of microbes… 2015 winners

In Awe of Compost Tea!

Amazing FertileTea and the life we can brew in 24 hours!

Top Books for the Organic Gardener, a Holiday Shopping Guide

Need a thought-provoking book for the gardener on your list? Try one of these!

Frenemies… The Good and Bad of Bacteria

Bacteria, our friend and our enemy. We can’t live without them and understanding how to promote the good ones is key to our health and a healthy planet.