Good Earth Garden News

Salatin Semester Set for Loan-Out

I have long admired farmer/rancher Joel Salatin at Polyface Farms for all his ecological and permaculture innovations.   Here is a tremendous opportunity to learn more.   This set is available from the MatSu College & throught public inter-library loan … (READ MORE)

Plant for Pollinators!

Attention, Flower Lovers! Bee Friendly! Choose Flowers that Help Endangered Bees & Enhance your Garden You need flowers among your vegetables.  You need not be a bee keeper.  You simply need to attract pollinators with flowers. Why??? Your squash, tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers,… (READ MORE)

Got Left-Over Fertilizer?

Garden Tip: Storing Organic Fertilizer  Be sure to transfer your left-over organic fertilizers into metal garbage cans with lids, or something equally secure from voles, mice, dogs, cats, shrews. They love your garden amendments that smell so delicious and nutritious!

You Know You Are Gardening When…

…you have mastered the art of killing weeds and bugs to grow flowers and crops for animals and birds to eat. Thanks to A Dictionary for Weedpullers, Slugcrushers, and Backyard Botanists by Henry Beard and Roy McKie