Tag: farming

Pesticides are dangerous to human health

Pesticide drifts and dumps are becoming commonplace in conventionally farmed systems. It’s as if farmers believe that they cannot produce crops without using pesticides, chemical fertilizers, soil additives and chemical herbicides. What happened? Chemical farming has only existed for the last 50 or 60…

Acidic soil, alkaline soil, who cares?

Soil pH plays a large role in determining what can and cannot be grown in a garden or on a farm Soil is more than dirt and more than just a medium that you can grow grass, vegetables, flowers and trees in. Soil is…

Composting 2.0

Turning your compost into compost tea will take your composting game to the next level Compost is one of the best soil amendments that you can add to your soil. High-quality, finished compost naturally adds nitrogen, potassium, phosphorous and other minerals to your soil…