soil test

How to Read Your Soil Test

Although ordering and interpreting a soil test is far from glamorous, it will give you key facts about your soil that will help make your garden a success.

4 Chemicals that Could Be Killing Your Soil

In an effort to provide extra nutrition to your garden soil, you could inadvertently be adding harmful chemicals. Use these tips to make smarter fertilizing decisions.

Let’s Talk Cover Crops

Small-scale farmers can use cover crops can benefit your land. Here are six reasons you should plant them this year.

6 Soil Problems and Amendment Solutions

If you’re facing growing problems, the first place to turn is your soil. A number of soil problems can throw your garden off balance, but there’s no shortage of amendments to set things right.