A Nebraska summer can get pretty hot and humid, but these 10 items will keep your yard looking beautiful all summer long.Read More
Gardening Advice, Tips, and Techniques
Compost does a lot more than just make your plants grow faster, bigger, and healthier. We compiled the top 10 reasons that compost is essential to a great farm, garden, or lawn. Check them out, let us know what you think and share it with a friend.Read More
When Is The Best Time To Start Planting In Nebraska?
According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture Nebraska is Actually split into two different growing zones (Zones 4 and 5). The bottom third of the state is considered a warmer zone and can begin planting at the earliest recommended dates, but the top two-thirds of the state must wait for the frost to dissipate. However, radishes, asparagus, collards, onions, peas, and turnips can be planted as early as...Read More
It’s just dirt right? When you live in a place like Nebraska, isn't all our soil good? In today's world of chemical fertilizers, synthetic soils, and pesticides, we are losing sight of an important reality: Soils are alive.
Soils contain millions of living organisms many of which help control pests and prevent plant disease. These organisms also form symbiotic relationships with plant roots giving the plants much needed nutrients. Best of all, these organisms improve the soil structure so your plants will get healthier every year.Read More