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12 Most FAQs About Cover Crops

Aug 12, '221 comment

What are cover crops? Cover crops are crops that are used to protect and improve the health of soil! They can be used in gardens, cropland, pastures, and lawns to achieve several different soil improvement goals. Protecting the soil from erosion, increasing organic matter, attracting pollinators, aerating the soil, and...

Top 8 Ways that Cover Crops Improve Soil Health

Jul 25, '22

Cover crops have so many amazing benefits and are an essential part of soil health. Even so, you may be asking yourself, why does it matter to me? Even if you are not a farmer or gardener, understanding that the use of cover crops can make a huge difference in...

What Are the Best Container Seeds to Plant?

Apr 13, '22

Container gardening may be the new best way to grow delicious, fresh vegetables, herbs, and fruits without plowing, digging, weeding, or disturbing mature vegetation in a yard or established garden. Container gardening has many advantages, including growing food (or flowers!) in a limited space, easy weed control, soil nutrient control,...

Can Container Variety Seeds be Planted in the Ground?

Feb 10, '221 comment

Can container variety seeds be planted in the ground? The short answer is YES. Container seeds can be planted directly into the ground with excellent results. Proper potting mix, water, sun exposure, and fertilizer will get plants off to a healthy start. Since container seeds are curated to develop smaller,...

Preparing Your Garden for Winter

Oct 12, '21

In the fall, the crisp air eventually turns cold and our time to work in the garden comes to a close. Let’s face it, most of us are rather excited to have a break from the work, but to have a successful garden again next year, one last final effort...