Have you ever wondered what’s truly meant by the “green movement” and what the average home gardener can do to participate in it? Southern California gardener, Gerald Burke, answers these questions and makes some good recommendations for all of us to grow (and live) in much more ecologically-responsible and sustainable ways. Learn some easy and practical techniques to “go green” in your own yard – and help the environment while you’re at it. You may even save some hard-earned money in the process!
A Hot-Compost Resolution
Once a passive composter, one gardening expert now vows to take her composting efforts to the next level and try “hot composting.” Rather than letting compost materials pile up and slowly decompose on their own over several years, Veronica Lorson Fowler resolves to take the steps needed to actively work with her compost to create that wonderful soil amendment much more quickly. Learn her tips for taking on this active way of creating “black gold” for her garden, as inspired by her composting pro of a neighbor.