THE IMPORTANCE OF PREPPING YOUR SOIL

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THE IMPORTANCE OF PREPPING YOUR SOIL

The most important critera to growing a great plant is to provide  your plants with a great soil. This holds true for grass, flowers, trees , shrubs or vegetables. The

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Step 9 – Feed Plants in fall to stimulate Root Growth.

The root of a plant is the part that has no leaves or buds and usually spreads underground, anchoring the plant and absorbing water and nutrients from the soil. The

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GROWING ORGANIC VEGETABLES IN YOUR BACK YARD

GROWING ORGANIC VEGETABLES IN YOUR BACK YARD

I would like to encourage every home owner to grow organic vegetables in their back yard. Home owners who grow their own organic vegetables grow superior food.  Initial costs may

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Step 8 – Always cover Bare Ground.

Bare ground is prone to erosion and emitting carbon into the air. Decomposition of organic matter in a soil releases CO2 into the air. Add cover crops and other plant

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STOP CHEMICAL LAWN CARE

It is mind boggling to me that so many people in this day and age continue to own a chemically treated lawn. I live in a neighborhood where hardly anyone

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THE ORGANIC LAWN

Spring is that time of the year when we need to fertilize our lawn. Many of us leave this chore up to our gardener. Most gardeners will use an inexpensive

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KRAUTTER’S KORNER NEWSLETTER – APRIL 2017

It is difficult to believe that this is our 73rd year in business. 73 years of growing plants directly from the grower to you. It has been a long windy road

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BUILDING A RAISED BED

Growing organic vegetables in your own back yard is something every home owner who owns land should take part in. There are many reasons to do this. The best quality

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Step 6.  Plant a large mixture of diverse plant material onto your property

My favorite self imposed organic rule is the greater the mixture, the greater the results. My growing experiences have taught me this is an important principal to follow.  Here are

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Step 5:  Everything From The Earth Should Go Back Into The Earth.

We have already developed a key strategy to employ to reverse global warming. The basic premise is that nature holds the secrete and we can play a part in helping

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