Archive for May 13th, 2013

Fertilizer and your garden

Monday, May 13th, 2013

Fertilizer for gardens means adding nutrients to help your plants grow.  It’s basically plant food with nutrients.  

Why should you fertilizer your vegetable garden?Healthy, well-fed plants tend to produce more and take in nutrients and water more efficiently.  Looking for a higher yield in your vegetable garden, use fertilizer.
What does NPK  mean?When you look at […]

Water and your garden

Monday, May 13th, 2013

Water is vital to the success of your garden.  You may be surprised to learn that a slow and steady stream of water is best for your garden, keeping the soil moist.

Sprinklers, hoses or drips?With the summer heat and drought in our area, drip irrigation systems or soaker hoses work best. They provide a slow […]