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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 is a compost. Now, for making compost you need to store composting ingredients in a pile. But for an urban gardener, this is not a good news….

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Organic Pest Control

This article is a follow-up to my earlier article on organic gardening. I have already discussed what it means to be organic and the benefits of going organic. Now let’s dig a little deeper and actually look at some of the real options of organic pest control. Most of us…

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What is Coco Coir and How to Use Coir in Gardening

Coconut coir or coco coir is nowadays a popular choice for growing plants. It has certainly replaced peat moss as growing medium in many cases and rightly so. Coir has several advantages over peat moss which we will discuss in this article. This is a follow-up article from our earlier…

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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…