Do not let your garden soil go fallow through the winter. Plant a cover crop or a mix of cover crops for their multiple benefits to your soil. Cover crops are an important part of any rotational...
Category: In the Garden
Sep 19, 2018 | In the Garden
If you’re a member of one of the 84 million households in the U.S. who’s actively engaged in gardening and landscaping activities, I encourage you to become a member of NICH (rhymes with pitch): the National Initiative for Consumer Horticulture. The term Consumer Horticulture may appear foreign to you, but it encompasses the wide range of “gardening” activities that occur indoors and out,...
Sep 10, 2018 | In the Garden
Don’t Blame Goldenrod for Your Allergies Know the difference between goldenrod (Solidago species) and ragweed (Ambrosia species). There are over 75 different species of goldenrod and 20 species of...
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