You Really Can Grow an Organic Garden

You Really Can Grow an Organic Garden

No matter how much space you have you can grow a healthy organic garden that will feed your family and will save you money with the pesticide free natural fruits and vegetables. You can grow these little gardens on porches or balconies if you are lacking yard space that you can make a garden in.

There are some things that you will need for your garden when starting. You will need mulch for your plants and this can be done by using and recycling your vegetable peelings and grass clippings. Even leaves in the fall can be used for mulch. You will want to process this over the winter months so that in the spring it will be ready to put on your garden and fill it full of nutrients.

Seeds and plants that you will be using will have to be organic. You can purchase these at many of the local stores or for better prices order them out of a catalog that sell all natural items. You can get seeds and start them inside till they are ready to plant, or you can purchase plants that have already been started to plant in your garden.

Weeds can be controlled by raking by hand or using a hoe instead of spraying weed killer, while it will be a little more work for you, in the end it will be well worth it. It is also great exercise to do it this way.

When growing your items you will want to make sure that you are using only natural items to deter bugs and critters, There are many ways that you can make sure that no pesticides are used near your produce and know that your family are safe and have healthy foods to eat when it’s time to harvest your products.

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