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[Total: 0    Average: 0/5] You must sign in to vote With healthy, natural soil, learn how your plants and the environment can thrive in this free gardening video about how to use organic fertilizers on plants. Expert: Michael Clark Contact: www.tropicofcapricornsantafe.com Bio: Michael Clark is a trained horticulturist with a BS in agriculture and a strong sense of responsibility for the natural world. He is the co-founder of the Santa Fe Botanical Garden. Filmmaker: melissa jenkins Visit: www.HomeOrganicGarden.net Organicgardening is much more then just avoiding the use of chemicals on your garden. For many people it is an outlook on living using nature’s laws to grow their fruits, vegetables, and other plants naturally. This is usually a personal choice made in light of much research done into the importance of diet as it relates to our health and longevity. Studies have shown that organically grown foods have higher concentrations of vitamins and minerals then those grown using chemical fertilizers, pesticides, and herbicides. Organically grown fruits and vegetables are not only better health wise but they also avoid the accidental exposure to those chemical agents that are used in large scale commercial farming that is so common in today’s world. http Here are 10 key components that are a fundamental part of organic gardening. 1. Healthy Soil – This is probably the most fundamental aspect of any organic garden. Healthy soil that is replenished naturally will grow healthy food stuffs year after year. Organic fertilizers such as manure and composted garden, yard, and kitchen waste are easily recycled back into the earth creating nutrient rich soil that will grow all manner of healthy plants. 2. Avoid all chemical or synthetic fertilizers, pesticides, and herbicides. This will not only ensure that your soil stays naturally organic but it also relieves the […]

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4 Comments

  • Dean Schofield 4 years ago

    was that a? gardener or a philosopher?..

  • MrSmellyflowers 4 years ago

    preach it my brother!!!!? :{ )

  • pgm98387 4 years ago

    Very? important info!

    Thanks,

    Keep on with the educational videos.

    pgm98387

  • emforty2 4 years ago

    yes its all about the soil

    thanks for pointing that out

    by? using pesticide/fertilizers you are contaminating the soil and making it ‘sterile’

    its all about microbiology in the earth use pesticides and you kill the soil