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Worm Composting: A Step-by-Step Guide for Beginners
Composting | Gardening Tips & How-to's | In the Garden | The Beginner's Garden Podcast

Worm Composting: A Step-by-Step Guide for Beginners

Have you ever considered worm composting? Maybe you lack space for a traditional compost pile and you want to try your hand at indoor worm composting. Or maybe the whole idea of vermicomposting intrigues you and you want to add a worm compost bin outside in addition to other composting you do. Where do you…

Building Healthy Soil – Interview with the Organic Gardener Podcast’s Jackie Marie Beyer
In the Garden | Organic Gardening | Spring Garden | The Beginner's Garden Podcast

Building Healthy Soil – Interview with the Organic Gardener Podcast’s Jackie Marie Beyer

In my first year to get serious about gardening, healthy soil didn’t cross my mind. Not really, anyway. I had other things to worry about, like which plants to grow and when to plant them. Because of a conviction to grow as organic of a garden as possible, I had no plans to purchase conventional…

Composting for Beginners: a Quick and Easy Guide
Composting | Garden Planning | In the Garden | The Beginner's Garden Podcast

Composting for Beginners: a Quick and Easy Guide

Most home vegetable gardeners want to grow the most natural garden possible, and for many, this natural garden begins with composting. *disclosure: links in this post may contain affiliate links, which means if you click through and make a purchase, I will receive a commission. What’s not to love about composting? It’s basically free —…

Gardening Tips & How-to's | In the Garden | Organic Gardening | Summer Garden

Instant Natural Nutrient Boost for Your Garden

I suppose there is nothing new under the sun, but what I’m sharing with you today was new to me. I’ve heard of “compost tea,” but the tutorials I’ve seen seemed quite complicated or too time-consuming for my taste. I suppose what I’ve discovered is a form of compost tea, without all the work and…