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Many people are interested in organic horticulture but are unsure how to get started. Some people think gardening is just too complicated and are intimidated by the many details. However, the following article contains many hints and tips that can simplify the process and help you turn that daunting idea into an enjoyable hobby. Pay attention to how you lay sod. Prior to laying the sod, prepare your soil. Weed the soil well, and till the entire lawn area. Compress the soil lightly yet firmly, and make certain it’s flat. Make sure the soil is moist all the way through. Sod should be placed in rows that are staggered, where the joints connect to offset each other. Press the sod down firmly so that the [&hellip

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Many people want an organic garden, but never try it. It can seem like a daunting task to learn all that it takes to have a successful garden the natural way. This article has some good ideas to help you reach your goal of creating a garden for your enjoyment, and without incurring too much difficulty. Start your plant in pots before you plant them in your garden. By allowing them to sprout first, you are increasing the odds of a seedling reaching maturity. Seeds can’t always thrive in gardens, and are often eaten by birds. As soon as the mature plants are removed, you can replace them with fresh seedlings. Use slug-proof varieties of perennials wherever possible. These mollusks are capable of consuming an [&hellip

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