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6 Tips for Using Seaweed in the Garden

Heading to the beach? While you're there, collect some seaweed to use in your garden. For generations farmers in coastal communities like the Channel Islands have been amending their gardens and…

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New Fertilizer Revolutionizes French Agriculture

A new, organic fertilizer created in France’s Averyon region utilizes a specially developed strain of fungus to speed up organic decomposition without any of the harmful side-effects of chemical ferti…

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Worms of Your Own

Matt Miller, The Nature Conservancy I lifted the coffee filter and found a raging party going on. A worm party, to be exact. Thousands of red worms crowded together in a wriggling mass as they enjo…

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Organic Farming: Supporting Factory Farms?

If you're truly interested in organic (i.e. ecological and healthy) alternatives to chemical fertilizers, then it's time to start scrutinizing organic growing practices and store-bought fertilizer…

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