Soils & Composting News Archive

May, 2013

  • Adding egg shells to compost

    May 31, 2013 | Beth Clawson | Overcoming the concern about salmonella bacteria from the eggs in your compost is less challenging when armed with knowledge.

  • Fertilizing established perennial gardens – feed ‘em and weep

    May 17, 2013 | Rebecca Finneran | Smart gardeners know that heavy fertilization of perennial garden plants leads to flopping over half-way through the season.

  • Mulching landscape beds FAQs

    May 2, 2013 | Bert Cregg | As the weather warms and homeowners and landscapers become active, many questions begin to arise when it comes to mulching landscape beds.