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Winter Composting the 3-Bucket Way

Groundworks Landscaping TipsIt’s cold outside and the compost pile is frozen. Do you really feel like hauling kitchen scraps out into the winter wasteland only to have them picked through by scavengers when there isn’t enough bacteria available to break them down? Fortunately, there is an alternative. Keep your kitchen scraps cooking this winter and producing buckets […]

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The Benefits of Plants in the Workplace

Groundworks Landscaping TipsWere you aware that there has been extensive research done regarding the benefits of plants in the workplace?

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Keeping a Garden Journal

Groundworks Landscaping TipsWho should keep a garden journal? EVERYONE should keep a garden journal! Remember the old saying, "If your life is worth living, it's worth recording." So, why would your garden be any different? Whether you are recording your landscape, a vegetable garden, or both, the details make the difference.

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Getting Tools Ready for Spring

Groundworks Landscaping TipsDid you clean your gardening tools last fall when you stopped gardening? Hopefully, you did and don’t need to read this article. However, if you didn’t, it’s now time. After all, spring is just around the corner! Let’s get this done and be ready to jump in when spring arrives.

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Healthy Soil, Healthy Plants

Groundworks Landscaping TipsThe key to successful gardening is “healthy soil.” Quite simply, when you feed the soil the proper nutrients, you let the soil feed the plants. So how do you “feed” the soil? First, you need to understand some basic principles about soil and why it is so important, then you can take steps to improve it.

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