Interested in going beyond common organic practices? Want a garden that is safe for your pets and young family members to wander through? Concerned about the factory farms that some common organic practices support?
Then it’s time to learn about the byproducts in your fertilizers, the health risks they pose, and the alternative, green, truly organic fertilizers you’ll find in your own backyard, or on the garden store shelf.
From ‘green manure’ to nettle tea, there are heaps of healthy, easy and sustainable stock-free fertilizers available to safely and effectively revitalize and nourish your garden. But before I jump into these nutrient rich concoctions, let’s first talk about the products that should be prohibited on your property and some of the reasons why.
Next: Could your organic fertilizer make you sick? Making your own free or cheap fertilizers. Finding a suitable store-bought mix.