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Your Garden Can Help Combat Global Warming

Global warming is a serious problem, and we all need to do our part to fight it. One of the tools at your disposal is the humble garden. It can do a lot to balance out your environmental impact through several distinct benefits. Carbon Offset The excessive amount of carbon in the air is one of the biggest driving forces behind global warming. We can fight against that buildup through carbon offset efforts, which pull carbon out of the atmosphere to compensate for the carbon that other sources contribute. Offset programs are especially important because they can fix the damage that has already been done by undoing carbon buildup instead of simply preventing future problems. Gardens are a great choice...

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4 Things To Know Before Choosing Your Marijuana Fertilizer

Trying to find the best fertilizer for weed? Growing marijuana is now legal in many states and figuring out the best way to go about it can be a challenge. Making sure that your marijuana plants get the nutrients they need to thrive is critical. If you want to grow thick, healthy marijuana, the fertilizer you use can make all the difference. Here are a few things you'll want to think about when choosing a fertilizer. Chemicals or No? Imagine you start growing marijuana and you go down to the local big box store to pick up some fertilizer. You look through the gardening center and see product after product that all say they're the best for your plants. After...

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Benefits of Worm Castings

Worm castings are the perfect soil supplement for your garden, yard, or farm. If you're tired of messing around with second-rate fertilizers, it's time to step up to nature's perfect plant food – worm castings. What's so special about earthworm castings? It's All-Natural – You don't have to worry about a bunch of chemicals or mystery ingredients in a bag of Simple Grow Soil Builder. There's one ingredient: worm castings. If you're worried about the chemicals and additives that are making it into your food, then worm castings are for you. Odor free – If you've ever dealt with regular fertilizer before, you probably aren't a fan of the smell. Amazingly, worm castings are odor free. They digest their food...

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Which Type of Organic Fertilizer Is Best For You?

Shopping for the right organic fertilizer for your application can sometimes feel like you're lost in a sea of information. One package says “all natural,” another says “organic,” and another says, “Now made with fermented cod liver oil!” OK...you should probably stay away from that last one if you value your sense of smell. But seriously, there are a lot of options out there. How are you supposed to know what's what?  Comparing Different Types of Organic Fertilizer The idea of using organic fertilizer on your garden, yard, crops, and other plants is a great one. If I can pick between using chemical ingredients and organic, natural ingredients, I'm choosing the latter every time. In today's world, there's really no...

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