What Are the Best Mulches For Your Vegetable Garden?

What Are the Best Mulches For Your Vegetable Garden?

The Use of Mulch Using mulch in the vegetable garden has not only become very popular but is almost seen as a necessity due to its benefits. There was an outstanding paper written by a Texas A&M Professor explaining that “A well-mulched garden can yield 50 percent...
The Math of Mulch: Use this Handy Calculator

The Math of Mulch: Use this Handy Calculator

How Much Mulch to Use Many people have a lot of questions about how much mulch to use for their landscape beds or garden. And we have to admit, it can be pretty tough for the everyday person. It’s not like you’re using the measure of cubic yards every day. So, here...
5 Ways to Use Your Leftover Mulch

5 Ways to Use Your Leftover Mulch

Finished spreading this season’s mulch but still have some to spare? Look at that leftover pile as a golden opportunity! Mulch is good for more than just flower beds, so before you add another layer around your roses, consider using the extra in a new kind of way....
Bagged Mulch or Bulk Mulch: Which is Best?

Bagged Mulch or Bulk Mulch: Which is Best?

Without a doubt, mulch is one of the most important materials that contribute to a healthy garden. It helps with moisture retention, reduces weeds, and can improve the health of your soil. If you’re wondering whether it’s better to buy bagged or bulk...
Can You Mulch in the Late Summer?

Can You Mulch in the Late Summer?

The Covid pandemic brought a lot of misery in its wake, but it also had some beneficial side effects. For example, around 55 percent of US households engage in some level of gardening post-Covid, and more households plan on taking it up. It’s not just casual...
Spring Landscaping Tips for Homeowners in Indiana

Spring Landscaping Tips for Homeowners in Indiana

Spring Landscaping in Indiana Spring has arrived in Indiana! That means it’s time to start preparing your spring landscaping for warm weather. If you’re like most homeowners, you take a lot of pride in keeping your lawn and landscaping looking great. And...