Rotating crops is necessary for maintaining healthy soils. Crop rotation is when different plant groups are planted in a field every year. Crop rotation makes the soil more fertile and helps to mitigate crop failure and soil erosion.
Vegetable Crop Rotation - decrease disease and insect problems, improve soil composition, increase productivity - note that potatoes should be planted in beds that have not previously grown tomatoes, peppers, or eggplant.
Oh the excitement this time of the year! When the holidays are over and the New Year has begun many people feel renewed with hopes, goals and dreams. As a gardener the turn of the New Year is garden planning season. I love seed catalogs, I love shoppi
Deny weeds a place in your garden, naturally! Simply by rotating the crops you plant, you can prevent weeds and increase yields. Check out our three year crop rotation plan! Lots more gardening tips on this website.