How to Tackle an Overgrown Garden Effectively

There are few sights more daunting than an overgrown garden. When your backyard reaches this state, it is far too easy to put off the task even though this will only make things worse.

Continue reading

5 Ways a Backyard Renovation Can Result Into A Sanctuary

Several years ago, my mother was on a mission to purge her home of everything unnecessary. She wanted less clutter and more importantly, less chores.

Continue reading

How to Get Rid of Bees – Practical Methods

Bees are colony insects that are highly sociable and like to live in hives that contains thousands of them. While bees are an important part of the ecosystem, they can sometimes prove to be much of a nuisance and even danger to your farm and family.

Continue reading

How To Grow Scarlet Sage Flowers – Useful Tips

Scarlet Sage is a beautiful spring plant that is part of the mint family, and it is the only sage plant with beautiful red flowers. The seeds you will need are called Scarlet Sage seed/scarlet salvia (Salvia Coccinea). Your seed provider will know exactly what you need.

Continue reading

6 Ways to Turn Your Garden into a Stress-Free Retreat

The garden can become an integral part of your life and home. But have you thought of making even more of it by creating a stress-free haven?

If so, you’ll need these top tips…

Continue reading

How to Create an Eco-Friendly Garden and Greenhouse Using Solar Panels

Going green is no longer a fad but a necessity. While the movement did start off as a fad among the environmentally conscious, today, everyone must make an effort to go green in some way or another as the effects of climate change become more pressing and apparent.

Continue reading

The 7 Wonders Of Turmeric You Should Know

Hailing from Southeast India and Asia, the turmeric plant is a member of the ginger family. As such, it is a perennial flowering plant which needs warm temperatures as well as plenty of rain in order to grow. The turmeric spice that we know is made from drying out the plant and turning it into a powder.

Continue reading

A Guide to Rototillers and How to Use Them

The Rototiller is an essential piece of equipment when you’re looking revamp your garden and give it a bit of a makeover. It helps to bring up the soil so that a planting bed is able to drain moisture well and you’re able to either make amendments to an existing one or use it to make a new one.

Continue reading

4 Technologies for Monitoring and Assessing Plant Health

Despite its idyllic depiction in movies, life in a farm requires back-breaking work. Every day, farmers keep their crops nourished by providing a steady supply of water and nutrients. At the same time, they also struggle against the forces of nature, keeping disease, weed, and pests at bay through the use of chemical controls.

Continue reading

5 Useful Tips for Designing a Sloping Garden

Proper planning and a good design are able to transform a slope into the perfect garden for your home. Many people find it hard to design such a garden, and we concur it can be a tricky task if you don’t know what to do.

Continue reading
1 2 3 14