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The Wonders of Worms in the Garden!

Earthworms are greatly valued in the garden community for a number of reasons. I would say that the earthworm is a lot like the “trophy” you get for the success of your soil preparation.  After years of composting, composting and composting some more, my soil is now a rich, dark mixture of organic matter and …

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Working the soil…It’s that time again!

Vegetable /Herb beds prepared with my favorite soil mixture. It is that time again, time to get outside to begin preparing the soil for the new year. I mentioned previously that I am not big on amending but lets face it there is only so much a plant can do without nutrients , so we’ve …

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