Entries Tagged as 'Organic'

Monday, March 11th, 2013

Organic Fertilizers

sup’r green chicken manure by cafemama TheGardenLady has always preferred organic, so it gives me great pleasure to see the growing interest in organic horticulture. I learned not to trust products that were synthetic from my father who hated using synthetic chemicals on his farm. Everything he used had to be natural. Fertilizers came from […]

Friday, March 8th, 2013

Going Organic

organic spring flowers by digiyesica Flower U-Pick by Suzies Farm Are you into Organic living in a big way? Or are you interested in getting started going over to an organic lifestyle? Or are you concerned about the environment’s health?  Or are you concerned about your own health and so you want to be more […]

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Organic Fertilizers – Part II

Moo-Nure by OldOnliner Cow manure is a good all purpose organic manure with a good balance of nutrients. It is lower in Nitrogen than other manures so it doesn’t burn plants. It might have a high salt content because cows are given salt to lick, so don’t use too much at one time. If you […]

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

Organic Fertilizers – Part I

How much grass…by Kiwilad TheGardenLady recently attended a talk on Organic Gardening. One of the aspects of the talk presentation was the importance of good soil if you want a good garden. And to get that good soil, good organic fertilizers are needed. Organic fertilizers include animal manures. First of all, no one recommends using […]

Monday, May 3rd, 2010

Safer Brand Organic Bug Spray

TheGardenLady received this question from Greg. What would you recommend for an organic bug spray? I found an organic bug spray online called Tomato and Vegetable Insect Killer that’s made by Safer Brand. Have you heard of it? Here’s the organic bug spray I’m referring to: Safer brand organic products are highly respected and are […]

Wednesday, December 9th, 2009

Eliminating Pests in an Organic Garden

TheGardenLady received the following question. I liked your site very much and would like to ask you what do I need to do to eliminate pests in an organic garden? I dont want to use any chemicals since the whole point is to eat what we grow and stay healthy. Do you have any good […]