Prepping For Your Spring Organic Garden!

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It’s Springtime and time to start prepping for your own harvest of organically grown produce that is tasty, healthy, and economical. Whether you are just a beginner gardener or have done it for many years it is a very rewarding experience to grow you own food. There are so many ways to have a healthy organic garden.

What are some of the rewards of your own garden:

  • You have the piece of mind knowing that what you are serving at your dinner table is not filled with chemicals. You have total control of how to eliminate pests from your garden. No need for chemicals – Try DIY Pest Control !
  •  You control what fertilizers you use in your soil and plants – use natural compost! Try natural weed control!
  • Grow what suits your fancy or what your family likes.
  • Freshness — what could be fresher than from your own garden?
  • You will also can make a substantial impact on the environment and controlling pollution. Having an organic garden helps to control water quality, stop soil erosion, and helps save energy. This will promote  biodiversity.
  • Gardening is so healthy for our body, mind, and soul!
  • You can recycle old trash to help start plants and reduce waste— such as egg cartons, eggs shells, toilet paper rolls, old milk cartons, and so much more!
  • Keep you kids busy and happy. Make it a family project or community project and help beautify your community!

Quote of the week: “We have not inherited the Earth from our fathers, we are borrowing it from our children” – Lester Brow

Take control over your health and your family’s health by starting your own family garden and make sure your kids have their own little projects that they are responsible for. You will be surprised how much pride it can give a child to grow and nurture a small garden of their own.  This infographic can help you get started and help ensure ways to have a healthy organic garden that has a  productive crops through the season.

 


Source: Fix.com Blog

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Hi! Thanks for visiting my blog! I believe in living green, organically, and natural in every aspect of our lives. My mission is to help educate you on how to live green, help save our environment and to help you and your family live a happier, healthier life!

8 thoughts on “Prepping For Your Spring Organic Garden!”

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    This is such a great post! I love having my own garden because not only is it a stress reliever to spend doors outside working with my hands, it is also a cheaper way to eat organic foods! Thanks for sharing at Simply Natural Saturdays!

    1. Thanks I am glad you like the article. I love gardening – it definitely does help relieve stress and I love to nurture plants and watch them grow and thrive – it gives me a great feeling of satisfaction. Have a healthy happy & blessed Memorial Day weekend! Marla

    1. Hi Deborah,
      Thanks for sharing. Glad to be part of Healthy Happy Green & Natural blog hop. Thanks for hosting! Marla

  4. What a fabulous article and well thought out infographic. Thanks for sharing it. Love the recycling tips and prep information. This is the first year we’re using our home-made compost, organic raw produce scraps and brown organic matter. Can’t believe it, but that makes me so happy. Have a beautiful Sunday. Nancy A.

    1. HI Nancy,
      Thank you so much for reading and commenting on my article. Glad to hear that you are using organic raw matter and scraps for compost – it sure does make a difference in helping our environment and how well your plants grow. Have a healthy, happy & blessed day! Happy Spring! Marla

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