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Winter Mulch
Why mulch in winter? What kind of mulch should I use? When should I mulch and should I remove it in spring? Get answers here.
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published on January 26, 2013
The State of Large-Scale Compost
Compost. You've heard the word a million times. But what if you donít make your own and have to buy it? Do you really know whatís in it? And is all compost created equal? Find out here.
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published on June 04, 2009
Heavy Metals in Soil
Soils with elevated levels of heavy metals can have negative effects on human health. What to do if your soils contain heavy metals and what you can do to protect your family. What fertlizers are bad news.
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published on May 29, 2006
Soil In The City
USDA Soil Survey shows Manhattan gardeners' soil is contaminated with heavy metals and compacted. Eighty percent is pavement and buildings. Bedrock is exposed and below sea level. Horticultural suggestions here...
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published on September 01, 2003
The Great Limestone Valley
Northwest Jersey gardeners and others in the Great Limestone Valley that follows the southern edge of the Appalachian Mountains may wonder why they need a bulldozer to dig holes in their garden soil...
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published on June 01, 2003
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