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Consulting Services

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OGS offers a variety of consulting services with hourly follow-up support and reduced fees available, including 1) assessment of land that you own or want to purchase; 2) assessment of your farm, garden, or homestead; and 3) guidance for your land-based project.

Organic Home Growing Blog Posts

Growing Soil

Most people think about growing plants when starting a garden. Organic Growers School urges you to think about growing the soil. The soil in your...

Feeding Your Garden Organically

When it comes to adding nutrients to your garden soil, or coddling particular plants with special needs, there are many organic options. Cultural...

Introduction to Organic Beekeeping

***Please Note: This information was originally provided in conjunction with a presentation at the Organic Growers School Spring Conference. If you...

Cover Cropping 101

A cover crop is a crop you grow for the soil, instead of for your plate. The practice of growing specific crops just for fertilizing and building...

Composting 101

Compost is a powerful tool that organic gardeners use to build soil and provide their plants with essential nutrients. Composting is the practice of...

Homemade Soil Block Recipe

Many commercial vegetable farmers start their seeds in soil blocks. These are exactly what they sound like: blocks of soil held together with the...