Organic Farming and Gardening

What Do We Get Out Of Organic Farming and Gardening

Organic farming and gardening usually refers to techniques that do not use any fertilizers or chemical pesticides. This is because although they will help the plant grow, they are harmful to our health.

To give you an idea on how effective it i…

Organic Gardening is Perfect for Mother Nature

Organic Gardening is Perfect for Mother Nature

Organic Gardening is perfect for you and perfect for the environment. With the world’s problem now with global warming, one must wonder and suggest ways of helping find answers to such. Big or small, everybody can have their share in the solution.

Or…

Organic Herb Gardening Is Something You Need For The Kitchen

Organic Herb Gardening Is Something You Need For The Kitchen

Do you use a lot of herbs and spices whenever you are cooking? If you do, perhaps instead of buying these from the grocery, you can get this for free by making your own organic herb garden. In fact, it is so easy to do that even kids can …

Organic Gardening At Home

Organic Gardening At Home

Organic gardening at home is not that different from what they do in the farm. This is because the same techniques are used to make your choice of plants and vegetables grow even if you have a smaller area to work with.

The first thing you have to do is choose the locati…

Organic Gardening Containers

Organic Gardening Containers

Organic gardening isn’t just for people who have backyards. This is because you can also do it when you live either in an apartment or a condo with the help of organic gardening containers.

Organic gardening containers have advantages despite their limitations. They …

Essential oils that are natural insecticides

Essential oils are made from plants and are normally derived from flowers and leaves, roots and stems. They are extracted from these plants by various methods, which take all of the essential properties from within the plant. What is left is a highly concentrated form of the Chemical Properties that…

Teaching children about natural insecticides

It is never too late or too early to begin teaching your children about eco-friendly gardening. Teaching them about natural insecticides, their uses and why it is important for our environment at a young age can help foster a connection to the earth and their responsibility towards it.

A great way…

Natural insecticide recipes

The use of natural insecticides not only helps our environment but also cuts the immediate risk to our children and loved ones. Many natural insecticides can be easily and quickly make up at home.

Not only are natural insecticides less toxic in general, but also many of them are more effective tha…

Other Natural Insecticides

When we think of natural insecticides, botanical resources first come to mind. Plants such as the Nicotine, Derris, Pyrethrum, Neem and Caffeine are popular natural insecticides. Boric acid is another popular natural insecticide, though not botanical. Most homemade natural insecticides come from the…

Boric Acid, The King Of Natural Insecticide

Most natural insecticides are botanical in origin. Popular natural insecticides come from plants like Nicotine, Caffeine, Neem, Pyrethrum and Derris. But Boric acid is not botanical in nature. Boric acid is actually a bright powder from the California Deserts. The natural powder is mined for commerc…