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Growing Tomatoes

 

Choose a location with good air circulation, water drainage and at least 8 hours of direct sunlight per day.

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Planting an Organic Vegetable Garden

 

Part of the fun of gardening is picking out the plants. Spending time with loved ones planting your new crop is another benefit to gardening.

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Tomato Maintenance & Harvesting

 

Add mulch to the area around your planted tomatoes to reduce weeds, and keep moisture and nutrients in the soil.

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The Key to Watering Healthy Plants

 

Water the soil in your garden completely once a week.

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Prune for Awesome Blooms

 

The type of plant determines when to prune, although most plants should be pruned annually.

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Controlling Weeds

 

Unwanted weeds can cause harm in your garden if left unattended.

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Harvesting

 

The most rewarding thing about growing an organic vegetable garden is harvesting!! Using your organic vegetables in recipes can save you money as well as allow you to taste the wonderful flavors of organic produce.

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Composting 101

 

The organic matter provided in compost, provides food for microorganisms, whose job is to keep your soil in a healthy, balanced condition.

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More Than a Rose Garden

 

A new rose gardener learns to stop worrying and love how nature works.

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Garden Girl in the City

 

A lifelong urbanite grows her own organic vegetables, fruits, and herbs along busy streets, and inspires others to join her.

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Grow Longer

 

10 simple strategies for extending your gardening season and harvesting more from your plot in any climate.

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Beating the Weeds

 

With these smart but simple strategies, you can keep weeds from overwhelming your garden. No chemical poisons necessary.

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A Slime-Fighter’s Plan

 

Stop slugs from ravaging your vegetables and flowers with these strategies that are proven to work yet protect innocent bystanders.

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The Secret of Your Success

 

Compost transforms any soil into the perfect environment for healthy, productive plants.

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Support Your Community: Join a CSA

 

We introduce you to Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) and where you can find a local CSA near you.

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Get the Facts: Neem Oil

 

We review the different properties of neem and how each is best used.

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How to Kill 12 of the Most Common Weeds

 

We review the 12 most common weeds and best methods to kill them and prevent them from coming back

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Simple Secrets to Keep Your Flowers in Bloom

 

Simple tips to help prolong the bloom of your flowers this summer

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Feeding the Less Fortunate with Katie's Krops

 

Katie's Krops has a vision... to end hunger one vegetable garden at a time. Read how Katie is helping the less fortunate with help from Safer® Brand

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5 Tips to Prepare Your Lawn and Garden for Summer

 

The Summer heat can destroy your garden quickly. Use these valuable tips to prevent your garden from being burnt by the Summer heat 

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5 Signs that Cabbageworms Are Attacking Your Garden

 

Learn what to look for and how to prevent cabbage worm damage in your organic garden.

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The Power of OMRI: Why All Organic Products are NOT the Same

 

What is OMRI? What does it mean, and how can Safer® Brand help?

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Safer® Brand and Organic Gardening Magazine come to the Philadelphia Flower Show

 

Our visit to the largest flower gardening event of the year with our partners Organic Gardening Magazine.

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“In my house, gardening is a family affair,” says Katie Stagliano, founder of Katie’s Krops

 

What started for Katie as a way to give back to the community has turned into a way to bring families together.

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Sweet-Talk Your Tomatoes

 

Tips for watering, staking, and maintaining your tomatoes for a bountiful harvest.

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Safer® Brand brings you a variety of effective garden care products that are gentler on the environment! Most of them proudly display the OMRI Listed® organic seal and comply for use in organic gardening!

 

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