What Is Hot Composting and How To Use It In Your Garden

Hi I’m Tricia, an organic gardener. I grow organically for a healthy and safe food supply, for a clean and sustainable environment, for an enjoyable and rewarding experience. Whether you’ve been an organic gardener for five days or five years you know that good compost is the foundation to your soil health. But sometimes compost […]

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Vertical Farming – Does agriculture need to change?

The world is facing some major problems food security, water security species loss climate change Vertical farms have been proposed as part of the solution to these global problems But is it just another overhyped technology, with great claims but lacking in practical application? this video and go to explore these global problems, in context […]

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Big rhinoceros grub worms in compost |John Dromgoole |Central Texas Gardener

Hello, gardening friends. Welcome to Backyard Basics. So in the fall, the leaves are coming down. They’re mulch in the ground. The way they’re supposed to in nature. That’s how the soil is built. You go out into the forest, there’s that much compost or more out there and there’s nobody making compost. It just […]

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How to keep bougainvilleas blooming |John Dromgoole |Central Texas Gardener

Hello good evening friends and welcome to Backyard Basics, I’m John Dromgoole. Here in the summer time one of the best sources of color can be the bougainvilleas in your yard. You can grow them in containers or hanging baskets, I really like the hanging baskets. And one of the things about the bougainvilleas be […]

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