Building a Water Garden

Since spring has officially sprung, have you gotten in the gardening mood? It is an easy bug to catch especially with the warmer temperatures and sunny skies!  Do you need a need gardening idea this season to liven up your … Read More

Vermiculture Made Easy

Vermiculture is the process of using worms to decompose organic food waste, turning the waste into a nutrient-rich material capable of supplying necessary nutrients to help sustain plant growth. Simply put, it is nature’s own fertilizer and worm composting is … Read More

Composting Tips for Beginners

Composting occurs naturally in the eco-system, and man-made compost is an excellent way for you to utilize your organic waste to the max. Egg shells, dead plants, old leather gloves, sawdust – most things can actually turn into rich, nutrient … Read More

Composting Basics

Yard trimmings and food residuals combined make up 27% of the US municipal solid waste. That’s a lot of waste that can be used in good measures. Creating a useful product from organic waste offers benefits of resource efficiency. Adding … Read More

Native Plants of South Dakota

Landscaping Plant Selections The Great Plains of America exhibit a diverse selection of perennials, shrubs, and evergreens native to each unique domain within the region. In recent years, consumers have become increasingly aware of the virtues of using plant material … Read More