Spoke Too Soon

Apparently it was way too early to say things were going smoothly. And I probably made the dumbest mistake I could have made during planting season. I didn’t have a plan for the slugs. Slugs are our biggest pest here. Usually I just put some Sluggo around the new plants and they are fine. This…

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All About Organic Soil Amendments

There are a lot of different types of organic soil amendments. I’ve decided to go ahead and breakdown some of the more common and less common ones, what they are used for and where they come from (some are not exactly environmentally friendly). While researching all the different amendments I was rather surprised at how…

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Growing Peppers from Seed

It’s getting to be that time to start my pepper and tomato seedlings. I definitely don’t want to fall as far behind this year as I did last year with them. In my experience, peppers can actually be one of the harder plants to get to germinate. I used to start everything but peppers by…

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