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Planning Your Garden Part III: Preparing for Pests & Nuisances

Here is the final segment of "Planning Your Garden Part III: Preparing for Pests and Other Nuisances." After all that hard work putting your garden together, the last you want is for birds, bugs and deer to reap the rewards. That is why planning for pests and other nuisances is so important. "Preparing for Pests and Other Nuisances" will cover [...]

By |2020-04-27T15:51:50-07:00March 29th, 2015|Miscellaneous|

Planning Your Garden Part II: Picking Your Produce

Here it is, "Part II: Picking Your Produce." I couldn't be more excited about this newsletter! Deciding what to grow is one of my favorite parts of gardening.   "Picking Your Produce" will cover practical ways of choosing the right plants for your family, climate and season. Also included are ideas, tips, and products that can make growing your perfect [...]

By |2015-07-29T15:48:19-07:00February 28th, 2015|Miscellaneous|

Planning You Garden Part I: Apartment to Mansion

"Part I: From Apartment to Mansion" will cover practical ways of setting up a garden in whatever space you have available. Also included will be ideas, tips, and products that can make growing your perfect garden easier.   Keep an eye out for "Part II: Picking Your Produce" and "Part III: Preparing for Pests and Other Nuisances."    

By |2020-04-27T15:50:57-07:00January 29th, 2015|Miscellaneous|

Poly Line for Christmas Time

This month's addition we will be focusing on the wonderful things POLY LINE can be used for. As a gardening product, it is irreplaceable. It is pretty handy for other things as well.    In particular we will discuss what POLY LINE is in the first place, how to use it in a trellis system, a knot tutorial for fastening [...]

By |2015-07-29T15:51:32-07:00December 29th, 2014|Miscellaneous|

The Wonders of Burlap

This month's topic is BURLAP! It is made by weaving fibers of the jute plant together. Burlap has been used for gardening, storage, transporting, crafts and cooking for centuries.   In this article, we will be focusing on using burlap in the garden, helpful tips such as how to cut burlap, craft ideas and coffee roasting instructions. Learn more... [...]

By |2015-07-29T15:52:57-07:00November 29th, 2014|Miscellaneous|

Garden Winterizing Tips

As the weather begins to change the majority of gardeners are hanging up their shovels for the season. Many don't know that with the right products, the growing season can last all year.   In this article, we will be focusing on tips and recommendations for winter gardening. In particular we will discuss how to use winterizing products such as CROP COVER, [...]

By |2015-07-29T15:54:24-07:00October 23rd, 2014|Crop Cover, Natural Burlap, Shrub Wrap|

Landscape Fabric Tutorial

I dare say that Landscape fabric is one of the most misunderstood garden products out there.  a lot of people think of landscape fabric as the black plastic that became a nightmare in the flower beds.  Landscape fabric has changed so much, but struggles to outrun its bad rap from the earlier days! Landscape Fabric What is Landscape Fabric?   [...]

By |2017-01-26T13:10:47-08:00March 9th, 2014|Landscape Fabric|

How to Grow More Cucumbers for Pickling Using Trellis Netting

Grow more cucumbers for pickling by using these trellis netting tips and recommendations: Growing your cucumbers on Trellis Netting can more then triple  your harvest and decrease the work and produce damage.  Cucumbers grown on a trellis have the tendency to be healthier and more uniform in size and shape. The main way that Trellis Netting can double your harvest is due [...]

By |2016-03-21T16:13:49-07:00July 16th, 2013|News|

Why Fruits & Veggies May Not Be Supporting Your Health

4 Reasons Why Fruits and Veggies May Not Be Supporting Your Health. If you're like most people, you've been told to "eat your fruits and veggies" since you were a child. Mainstream media and most health and fitness publications, as well as countless university studies have long proclaimed that a diet rich in vegetables and fruits can increase your energy [...]

By |2020-04-27T13:06:50-07:00July 9th, 2013|News|

Beverly’s Best- YOU ARE WHAT YOU EAT!

YOU ARE WHAT YOU EAT! Do you remember hearing “you are what you eat”? Do you know why those wise words have a lot of depth and meaning? Because all our life enhancing nutrients come from what we put in our bodies. Our food gets it’s nutrients from the soil it is grown in, and the soil is as good [...]

By |2013-07-09T15:22:33-07:00July 9th, 2013|Bird Netting, News|

Strawberries

Strawberries I was reminded once again at the grocery store how cost effective and nutritionally beneficial it is to grow our own food! Although strawberries are in season, organic strawberries for a pint were almost $6.00! For those who know me, I will not hesitate to spend my money on good, no great, food! I am a big believer that [...]

By |2013-06-21T16:14:21-07:00June 21st, 2013|News|

Everyone Should Use Bird Netting

Bird Netting can protect your fruit trees from Hungry Birds Protect the young succulent seedling in your garden from Hungry Birds Prevent certain sizes of moths and butterflies from laying eggs on fruit trees and veggie plants that turn into hungry caterpillars block deer, rabbits and many other animals from munching on all your hard work. Why doesn't everyone use [...]

By |2020-04-27T15:01:54-07:00June 17th, 2013|News|