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Composting – it can save you money! — Written by Jonathan White

Composting – it can save you money! — Written by Jonathan White

For many people, composting is just an alternative way of dealing with rubbish. It prevents the garbage bin from getting full and smelly. It’s also a way of disposing of grass clippings and leaves, which saves many trips to the garbage depot. Whilst these things are valid, they are not giving compost the full credibility it deserves. Compost can be very valuable when used in the right way. I have a completely different way of looking at compost. To me,…

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6 Reasons For Saving Seeds From Your Garden

6 Reasons For Saving Seeds From Your Garden

Follow @katzenstein1 Did you know that some of the best seed you can grow comes from your own garden? That is surely one of the best reasons for saving seeds from your crops. These days most people buy seeds from a seed merchant for planting in their gardens. The seeds are packaged, usually with growing instructions, for only a few dollars. That’s convenient but many experienced home gardeners prefer to use homegrown, as our forebears did. There are various reasons…

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