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5 Water Retention Methods For Organic Growers

Joe SkinnerAug 12, '20

Water retention is the ability of soil to hold water and supply it to plants in your garden when it’s needed by your various vegetables, flowers, fruits, and other plants. Proper water retention is particularly important in otherwise dry, hot, sunny environments. But how can you improve water retention if...

When To Harvest Zucchini In A Vegetable Garden

Joe SkinnerJul 22, '20

Zucchini is a great plant for your vegetable garden. Zucchini grow quickly, do not require a lot of care, and are rather resistant to most pests, so many beginner gardeners choose them as one of their first crops. But how do you know when they’re ready to eat? In this...

How To Protect Your Plants From Summer Heat – 4 Easy Tips

Joe SkinnerJul 15, '20

It’s hot! And when it’s hot, you may notice your plants starting to wilt, wither, and become damaged by excessive heat and sun. How can you prevent this? Here are a few simple tips you can use to protect your garden and your plants from the summer heat.   Water...

How Do I Keep My Raised Garden Bed From Drying Out? Our Top Tips

Joe SkinnerJul 8, '20

Raised garden beds are a fantastic way to maximize the space in your garden, and to ensure a healthy growing environment for plants if you have low-quality soil near your home. But they do have a few quirks – including a tendency to dry out quickly due to shallow soil....