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Composting: A Basic Know-how

This is one of my sequel from my earlier blogs about the importance of going Organic and the real meaning of going organic. Compost is an integral part of Organic Gardening. In this blog, I want to share some thoughts about basics of Composting. What is Compost: The word “Compost”…

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Different soilless media for growing plants

Believe it or not, the soil itself isn’t necessary for growing plant. You only need some of its constituents. The main reason people grow plants in soil is soil acts as a reservoir that retains water and other nutrients. And .Soil gives the much-needed support to the roots. So if…

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The Importance of Organic Gardening

The main reason people around the world choose to grow vegetables is to control the type of food they eat without the fear of chemical or preservatives. They want to minimize themselves and their loved ones from the hazards of commercially grown vegetables. The side effects of chemical pesticides can…

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A simple guide to plant pollination

If you are a regular follower of this blog you must be aware that through this blog, we are trying to create an awareness about organic gardening. We have discussed quite a few organic gardening techniques in the past. Did you know that by simply changing the arrangement of planting…

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Advantages of Aquaponics System

Aquaponics is a modern way of approaching farming. In contrast to traditional agriculture, in aquaponics, you only need water and fish in order to have healthy food on your table each and every day. Nowadays, it is gaining interest worldwide as more people are turning towards locally grown food that…

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Why Perennials?

What Is A Perennial Plant? Perennial plants refer to those plants which you need to plant once and can harvest for several years. Plants such as Asparagus, Banana, and Artichokes are few of the examples of these wide ranges of plants. In this article, we will try to bring out…

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Companion Planting: A basic Know-how

What Is Companion Planting: Companion planting is growing two (or more) plants near each other so that they help each other in collecting nutrients, improve managing pests, enhanced pollination, and higher vegetable yields. Groups of plants which grow well together are called “companions.” The best part of companion planting is…

Sheet Composting

Sheet composting is a very good way to practice organic gardening. If you are following our articles you must be aware of what compost is. If you have no idea about compost and composting I suggest check out this article. Now for making compost you need to store composting ingredients…

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The Basic Idea Behind The Aquaponics System

In this edition of Gardening ABC, we will discuss one new concept in gardening. We have already discussed the basics of vertical gardening and container gardening and their benefits In our earlier articles. Today we will discuss the basics of The Aquaponics system. What is Aquaponics? In layman’s term, Aquaponics…