Primary Earth-friendly Gardening Tenents:

*Tolerate minimal damage to plants and lawn from pests. *Build and maintain healthy soil by using compost and natural soil amendments. *Use chemicals as a last resort. *Use native plants when possible. They are adapted to the climate, soil and area pests. *Attract Beneficial Insects to increase pollination and decrease harmful pests. *Conserve water by using responsible watering methods.

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

Summer slows to fall

We are continuing to enjoy vegetables and herbs from the garden.

Just a little basket each day, something different each night.

And a new goal: year round gardening. This will involve a little research, and a few classes.