Organic Disease Control

Organic Disease Control

Share this post… Western North Carolina is classified as a temperate rainforest ecosystem. Most people are surprised to hear this, but not organic gardeners. With our fair share of diseases affecting every plant you can imagine, organic gardeners often feel like we’re...
Ask Tom: Mulching Tomatoes

Ask Tom: Mulching Tomatoes

Share this post…Tom: Should I mulch tomatoes and peppers at this time of the year? I know that they both love warm soil and am worried that mulching them might cause the soil to be colder even though I like to preserve the moisture in my raised beds with mulch....
Ask Ruth: Wood Mulch

Ask Ruth: Wood Mulch

Share this post… From Dottie in North Carolina: I have a question about mulch and how long it should “age” before using it. We had a particularly hard winter and that means trees down, and the chippers going full times. My neighbor brought me a LARGE load...
Practical Solutions in the Garden

Practical Solutions in the Garden

Share this post…  ***Please Note: This information was originally provided in conjunction with a presentation at the Organic Growers School Spring Conference. If you have further questions, feel free to contact us.*** “Practical Solutions in the Garden” by Jeff Ashton...