Stop GMO

Oregon family farmers launch ads to support GMO labeling.

“Foods derived from genetic engineering should be labeled, both because consumers have a right-to-know what they are eating and to identify any potential health problems that may arise from consumption of such foods” Michael Hansen Consumer’s Union, Senior Staff Scientist A group proposing labeling GMO foods launched a new ad about why GMOs should be Read more about Oregon family farmers launch ads to support GMO labeling.[…]






Organic vs Chemical

Price Cost Comparison | Organic Vs Chemical

Does it really make any difference to use organic practices? Why should I care if chemicals do a good job killing weeds? Is there any difference between Organic vs Chemical? The biggest property I maintain is roughly 6 acres big, although it is only 4 acres of that property, that is covered with grass. I Read more about Price Cost Comparison | Organic Vs Chemical[…]






Dog spots on lawn

Do I need a fungicide?

Chemical lawn. Previous company was treating the dark green spots with fungicide, and the seed heads with a weed killer. Those “pests” are nothing more than the family dog peeing on the lawn, and blue grass going to seed. Chemical guy gets fired, and organic guy gets hired. And this is why it is important Read more about Do I need a fungicide?[…]






Mulch

Mulch | Benefits of Using mulch

It is early Spring, and from now until the end of the Fall, landscapers and home owners like to spread mulch around trees, and along planting beds. It is beneficial for trees and shrubs, only if it is done properly. A common mistake is to pile mulch against tree trunks. Benefits of using mulch Too much mulch and Read more about Mulch | Benefits of Using mulch[…]