Compost and Soil Amendments

Compost and Soil Amendments

Using compost is a fantastic way to supply your plants with the nutrients they need to grow to their fullest potential. Compost can be used in the family garden to grow fruits and vegetables, potted plants to improve the life of beloved flowers, and also in your...
Different Types of Compost and Their Uses

Different Types of Compost and Their Uses

Compost is a common gardening technique for a reason; it’s a fantastic way to supply your plants with the nutrients they need to grow to their fullest potential. This excellent source of organic matter and nutrients efficiently provides nutrients little by little but...
6 Benefits of Using Compost in Your Garden

6 Benefits of Using Compost in Your Garden

Compost is king. If you could only add one amendment to your garden, it would most certainly be composted. There are many other soil amendments used to solve specific issues, such as: Add sulfur or lime to adjust the pH levels of your soil. Add sand to heavy clay soil...
Mulch or Compost for your Vegetable Garden?

Mulch or Compost for your Vegetable Garden?

If you’re an avid gardener, then you know nutrient deficiency in soil limits plant growth and crop yield. Using mulch or compost improves crop growth, but is using one better than the other? McCarty Mulch and Stone can help you decide which organic materials harvest...