How to adjust ph

Plants are happiest when their soil is at the right pH. Adjusting pH isn’t rocket science. Soil pH test kits, such as C-I-L® Soil Test...

Understanding fertilizer

Have you ever wondered what the hyphenated numbers on all fertilizer packages stand for? They represent the percentages of nitrogen (N), phosphorous (P), and potassium...

Fertilizing Edibles by Owen Reeves

  The trend in growing edibles has been very popular. More people are choosing to dedicate their outdoor spaces, or significant portions of it, to edible...

Manure and organic fertilizers

People are increasingly aware of the environmental aspects of lawn care. For many, “natural” or "organic" options seem to be the way to go. There...

Understanding different kinds of fertilizer

There are several types of fertilizers: granular, water soluble, and liquid. You can easily tell them apart just by looking at them. Granular Fertilizers Granular fertilizers are...

Understanding soil ph

Have you ever stuck your finger in vinegar? It burns, right? That’s because it’s too acidic for the human body — it’s not pH balanced...

All about plant nutrients

Plants need a balanced diet, too. Nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium are the main nutrient ingredients in any fertilizer, but there are other important nutrients that...