Gardening in Limited Space
Jan26

Gardening in Limited Space

Growing a garden is such an enjoyable hobby. Even if you have limited space in your home or apartment, it’s still possible to grow a garden. That’s right! You can turn your balcony into a beautiful backyard. Growing a garden provides you with the perfect retreat from a busy lifestyle. It’s also a great way to transform a dull space into a gorgeous lounge area. Plus, there is nothing more...

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Impact of Pesticide Use
Feb12

Impact of Pesticide Use

Is the over-use of pesticide in the U.S. responsible for increased disease occurrence? What is the impact of pesticide use? Over the past several years, I have become more aware of the dangers of pesticide use by commercial farmers. If you’re like me, you have seen some shocking headlines of pesticide being linked to such diseases as cancer, asthma, diabetes, Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s diseases. I want to help you make good choices...

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Plant A Garden: Believe in Tomorrow
Dec29

Plant A Garden: Believe in Tomorrow

I know we’re in the dead of winter right now, but it’s never too soon to start planning your spring garden. If you read my article Grow a Fall Garden, then you’re well on your way to a solid gardening plan. Many of the suggestions I made in that article apply to planning a spring garden. I am very excited to start planning a fresh new garden for spring, are you?   To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow. I love...

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Aerogarden Product Review
Oct18

Aerogarden Product Review

If you love gardening, you probably miss your garden during the fall and winter months. I’m here to tell you, it’s not necessary to give up your garden just because the weather’s turning harsh. I enjoy having fresh herbs on hand, especially for Thanksgiving and during the winter months. Nothing gives food that comforting flavor and feel better than fresh herbs. My secret weapon to keep a little garden growing when it’s too cold...

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Organic Harvest Month
Oct04

Organic Harvest Month

Did you know September is “Organic Harvest Month”? September was chosen as Organic Harvest month by the Organic Trade Association (OTA) back in 1992. Even though September has passed, it’s not too late to learn more about “organics”. Many of the fruits and veggies we buy from the supermarket are tainted with synthetic pesticide, which can have negative health consequences. Read on to learn more. Sometimes the label of “organic” may be...

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Product Review: EzGro Garden Review
Sep09

Product Review: EzGro Garden Review

If you’re new to gardening and are looking for an easy way to grow organic food, we have the perfect solution for you. In this article I will give you a real-life EzGro Garden review. This was the first hydroponic system my family ever used. We were complete novices when we purchased the EzGro garden. I have to admit, this system was what started our gardening journey. After several years of enjoying strawberry harvests we were...

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Grow Herbs for your Health
Sep03

Grow Herbs for your Health

Herbs have a variety of health benefits, from improving your immunity to lowering cholesterol and blood pressure. The simplest way to use more herbs is to grow your own herb garden. When you grow herbs for your health, you may notice an improvement in both your physical and mental well-being. You will likely find benefits beyond physical health by planting and tending an herb garden. Growing an herb garden is simple and worthwhile....

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Build A Hydroponic System
Aug23

Build A Hydroponic System

Growing hydroponics at home can be easy. While there are many pre-made systems designed for easy set-up and use, some of these systems can be quite pricey. A great alternative to pre-made hydroponic systems is to design your own system at home using supplies purchased from your local hardware and pet supply stores. I will give you some easy to follow steps so you can build a hydroponic system. It may seem overwhelming to design a...

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Gardening for Family Health
Aug23

Gardening for Family Health

Even if you’ve never tried your hand at gardening, IT IS POSSIBLE to grow your own healthy fruit and vegetables! Much of the food we purchase from the supermarket is tainted with pesticides and chemicals. You want to keep your family healthy, and that is why growing your own food hydroponically & organically is the perfect solution. Gardening for family health may sound time consuming, but it can be simple. One...

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Healthy Gardening Trend
Aug13

Healthy Gardening Trend

As consumers, we are increasingly more aware of what we’re purchasing from the supermarket. We want healthy food that isn’t laced with pesticide and overly-processed. We are becoming more aware and trying to take back control of our health and wellness. If you watch closely, you will notice a movement towards a healthy gardening trend. This healthy gardening trend really is happening right in our backyards and inside our...

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Review of Hydroponic Systems
Aug09

Review of Hydroponic Systems

Have you ever been interested in growing your own food organic food? Does your lack of garden or yard space keep you from growing? If so, you may want to consider starting an indoor, balcony or patio hydroponic garden. There are many companies who have designed great, easy to use products, ranging from inexpensive to quite costly. Depending on what you would like to grow, there’s a system that is right for you. In this article I will...

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Backyard Gardening Phenomenon

Homegrown food is quickly becoming the way of the future. From a simple garden to more complex hydroponic and aquaponic systems, there’s an amazing backyard gardening phenomenon taking place. Every day consumers deal with the rising cost of groceries and the realization that commercial gardeners are over-using pesticide in our produce. The incredible thing about this backyard gardening phenomenon is that it just keeps growing. Typical...

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Hydroponics Grow Food Without Pesticide
Feb12

Hydroponics Grow Food Without Pesticide

Healthy, nutritious and tasty food keeps us going each day. But when we sit with that bowl of greens and other colourful salads thinking we are eating healthy food, are we really sure it’s healthy? Hydroponics is a sure way to grow food without pesticide. Growing food hydroponically allows us to have full control over what we are ingesting. The yield from this technique is also much higher than that from conventional farming and...

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Hydroponic Gardening: What makes it Different from In-Ground Gardening?

What makes hydroponic gardening different from traditional in-ground gardening is a soilless growing medium. No dirt! All plants require support, to be held up. This basic requirement is dealt with by soilless growing mediums which are inert, mostly non-organic materials.  Non-organic refers to the medium not being derived from living organisms, unlike soil, which is. There are a perplexing jumble of growing mediums available for...

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Is Hydroponics For You – It Should Be!

Have you wanted to learn about growing your vegetables using kitchen window hydroponics? There are awesome about hydroponics available online. You will not only find the information on how to grow your vegetables using hydroponics but will also find thousands of incredible daily bargains on nutrient for hydroponic tomato plants, how to grow Aloe Vera in hydroponics and DIY hydroponic bubblers. It is fun, doesn’t take up much space and...

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