It appears you do not have Javascript enabled in your browser. Javascript must be enabled for our website to display and function properly.

Find Solutions
Pesky Insect Solutions
Critter & Animal Solutions
Fungus & Disease Solutions
Organic Fertilizer Solutions
Cover Crop Solutions

organic gardening / Organic Fertilizer Solutions / Boosts Microbial Activity
Boosts Microbial Activity
September 29, 2015 - Meredith Cherry
You probably know that worms are good for the soil.  Charles Darwin wrote in his final book that worms “have played a more important part in the history of the world than most persons would at first… read more »
June 18, 2015 - Meredith Cherry
More and more is being discovered every year about the complex relationships that exist in the soil between trees, other plants, fungus, microorganisms, worms and all the other life that exists in the… read more »
April 29, 2013 - Charlotte from Peaceful Valley
Most cover crops are planted in late summer, but there are some cover crop seed mixes that can go in the ground in the springtime and give you benefits by the end of the summer. Cover cropping is a cheap… read more »
March 11, 2013 - Gardening How-To
Gardening How-To March 2013 - Compost and Fertilizer This article is only available as a scanned image. read more»
July 27, 2012 - Charlotte from Peaceful Valley
Cook up your own FAST, high-quality compost and either use it immediately in your garden, or brew it for a great compost tea. Compost is one of the cornerstones of organic gardening and we have loads of… read more »
July 27, 2012 - GrowOrganic
June 21, 2012 - GrowOrganic
June 19, 2012 - Charlotte from Peaceful Valley
How much does famed TV gardener Joe Lamp’l love compost? He dove into a pile of it—more than once. Tricia didn’t have a huge compost pile for Joe at the San Francisco Flower & Garden… read more »
May 27, 2011 - GrowOrganic
May 27, 2011 - Charlotte from Peaceful Valley
When you first heard of compost tea did you think, This time the organic gardeners have gone too far? Tricia has a story about that in our new video on compost tea for home gardeners. To be clear: compost… read more »
April 8, 2011 - Charlotte from Peaceful Valley
It’s a war in there. Or the cycle of life. And death. And decomposition. There’s a fascinating ecosystem that turns your mound of oak leaves and banana peels into soft, sweet-smelling humus… read more »
April 7, 2011 - Charlotte from Peaceful Valley
We hope our new video, Composting 101, inspires you to start a compost pile. Composting is easy! Most of the time, that is. But solving any problems with your compost pile, is definitely easy. We think… read more »
April 7, 2011 - GrowOrganic

Browse Product Solutions
Boosts Microbial Activity

Abiotic Environmental Disorders Our ecosystem involves the constant interplay between the biotic and abiotic components. The abiotic…
Grow a Pomegranate Tree! Once considered a fruit for royalty, the pomegranate is a delicious addition to your backyard orchard…

Environmental Disorders

How to Can Tomatoes at Home

In The News
Organic Gardening 101: Weed Control
Organic Gardening 101: Part 3

Growing Guides
Growing Avocados
Potted Fruit Trees