Permaculture in Action: A Student-Led Tour of the Greening the Desert Site

Hey everyone, Benson here and I’m coming at you from the greening the desert sites in the Dead Sea Valley in Jordan, so we’re just at the end of our four-week internship and I posted a few photos on Instagram over the last couple of day and I’ve had heaps of messages asking kind of … “Permaculture in Action: A Student-Led Tour of the Greening the Desert Site”

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Students at this School Grow Their Own Healthy School Lunch

USA school lunches are notorious for being unhealthy and they play a large role in childhood obesity but at this school, students are growing their own healthy school lunches! Every Friday, Port Townsend High School students spend time in the gardens. With the help of an instructor, they build beds and plant crops, water and … “Students at this School Grow Their Own Healthy School Lunch”

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Nutrient Deficient (Yellowing Leaves) Bean Fix – This Week in the Garden

Let’s take a look at our bean plants here. As you can see, a lot of the older leaves are yellow, are yellowing, and to me that’s usually an indication of nitrogen deficiency. It starts in your older leaves first. Then it moves up the plant to your younger leaves. So, what we need to … “Nutrient Deficient (Yellowing Leaves) Bean Fix – This Week in the Garden”

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How Identify Nutrient Deficiencies and Drainage Issues with Soil Testing

Soils are classified by the size of the mineral particles they are made of. There are three types of soil particles and soils are a combination of two or more of these types. Sand has the largest particles and large pore spaces. Sandy soils drain quickly and have low soil fertility. You can see individual … “How Identify Nutrient Deficiencies and Drainage Issues with Soil Testing”

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After Dinner Gardening for Kids

If you’ve never thought about how you might get kids involved in gardening, think about a project called after dinner gardening. This a great wintertime project because of the fact that many of the things we’re going to talk about here are available in your own grocery store. You’re giving the kids fruit; you tell … “After Dinner Gardening for Kids”

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Nutrient-Deficient (Yellowing Leaves) Pepper Fix – This Week In the Garden

Now we’re going to take a look at our pepper plant. We think there may be some nutrient deficiency going on with this. If you look at the older leaves, you can see some yellowing. Again, for me, that’s always an indicator of a nutrient deficiency, and you see this first on your older leaves, … “Nutrient-Deficient (Yellowing Leaves) Pepper Fix – This Week In the Garden”

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Myco Fusion Rhizo Charge 2.0 Nutrients

All right, I got Rhizo Charge here, a high-performance mycorrhiza food from Myco Fusion. This is a food that you’d like to use with the Green 150. After dusting those roots, you want to give it some food. This is going to have to help with more aggressive colonization of your Green 150 or your … “Myco Fusion Rhizo Charge 2.0 Nutrients”

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Hydrox – A Green Planet Nutrient Product Overview.mov

Add 1-2ml per gallon of water to your reservoir 30 min prior to adding any other nutrients or additives. Use this for every feeding to ensure 100% sterilized reservoir. This works great as a sterilizing agent for your hydroponic system before planting. Great care and attention is needed while using hydrogen peroxide due to its … “Hydrox – A Green Planet Nutrient Product Overview.mov”

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Zyme by Green Planet Nutrients

Hey, guys! Justin from Green Planet. Thanks for checking out Green Planet’s Zyme. This product is fantastic. You’re going to have incredible results with this product because you’re getting better value and it’s a much wider range of enzymes. There’s 19 different enzymes in this product; therefore, you’re going to be getting a much wider … “Zyme by Green Planet Nutrients”

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Q&A – What is a good calcium nutrient for blossom end rot on watermelons?

– “My soil is calcium-deficient and I have blossom end rot. “What is a good calcium nutrient to give my watermelons to prevent blossom end rot?” And this is from DesertDigger1, via Youtube. I like that. So, Booker, what do you think about that? What’s a good calcium nutrient to give our watermelons to prevent … “Q&A – What is a good calcium nutrient for blossom end rot on watermelons?”

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