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Growing Healthy Soil for a Successful Garden

A little earlier on, I wrote a post  or two about why soil is critically important when you’re growing your own organic food.  Basically, aside from the sun, air, and water, everything else that makes a vegetable or fruit tasty … Continue reading

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Successful Gardeners Grow Dirt First

Ask an organic gardener or farmer what she grows, and there’s a good chance her answer will be “dirt.” Beautiful, sweet-smelling, dark chocolate-colored dirt filled with humus, rich with minerals, and teeming with millions of bugs, worms, and microogranisms.  Repeat … Continue reading

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