Question about stonecrop?
I guess I need to do some more research. I want to plant possibly a stonecrop in a shade garden. I want to plant them in the crevices of some cinder blocks that border the shade garden. If stonecrop is not a good choice, can anyone suggest something better. Thanks!… More
Soil Filling a new Raised Bed
...five gallon bucket, 1 peat, 1 vermiculite, and 10 composted horse poo / oak leaves. this is a good mix . I throw every thing in the mixer… More
someone stole my flower pot!
... my plants and noticed it was missing. Who would steal a flowerpot… More
Plant Talk, Can You Handle It?
Let's start with your Garden Vegetables having a say it this thing, Tom(the tomato), Cat(the cabbage), Lilly(the lettuce), No, we better just let Tom have his say, GT. "OK Tom whats the deal, that slow growing thing you got going on ?" Tom, "GT, glad we can speak freely here,… More
Home Made Tumbler
... fingers welded to the shaft on the inside so the compost doesn't lump. I drilled hundreds of holes in each end and leave the top open… More
What is your favorite fertilizer?
compost tea...two big shovel full in a 5gallon bucket ...add water..cover with screen..let steep for a few days and then water your plants with it... More
Sheet /Row Composting
... "Sheet Composting" with Horse Manure and Chicken tea. I Started with a 6"-8" lay ed of horse manure and two gallons of chicken tea. I top with last years old hay. In the Fall I will run the Tiller down the Row Middles and Plant. Later… More
Making Tea Barrel
Making A Tea Barrel , so here are our steps, The Twins and Me #1. Good Plastic Barrel, #2. Drill a Hole for Faucet, install with good sealed/caulk #3. Set up on blocks for water can clearance #4. Cut out top lid for Screen (you don't need a Mosquito Garden)… More
... SHOW WHO GREW HUGE PRIZE WINNING VEGTALBLES WITH COMPOST TEA.HAS ANYONE OUT THERE TRIED THIS AND DOES IT REALLY WORK? I HAVE SOME BREWING I THOUGHT I'D GIVE IT A TRY, BUT IN THE MEANTIME THOUGH, SOMEBODY LET ME KNOW SOMETHING More
Compost Tea for Vegetable Gardening
We are planning to do some intensive vegetable gardening and need to figure out how to not to spend a ton of money on feeding our plants. We have got our soil tested from a lab and need to make years worth of amendments. Thus we are looking to go… More