Organic Gardening North Las Vegas NV

Local resource for organic gardening in North Las Vegas. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to organic vegetables and pest control, as well as advice and content on garden supplies.

Ocean Front Landscape Inc
(702) 431-5666
3125 S Hollywood Blvd
Las Vegas, NV
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Country Garden Home
(702) 656-2666
4703 Victoria Garden Ave
North Las Vegas, NV
 
Star Nursery Inc
(702) 216-7827
2600 W Ann Rd
North Las Vegas, NV
 
Nevada Roseland Inc
(702) 633-8868
918 Sharp Cir
North Las Vegas, NV
 
Fairview Landscape Inc
(702) 648-7600
4129 W Cheyenne Ave
North Las Vegas, NV
 
American Beauty Landscapes
(702) 262-1905
356 Rancho Del Norte Dr
North Las Vegas, NV
 
Ngf Landscaping
(702) 399-6250
1106 Emerald Stone Ave
North Las Vegas, NV
 
Corey Nursery
(702) 651-0935
3112 N Nellis Blvd
Las Vegas, NV
 
R Reyes Landscaping
(702) 633-5515
2512 Bassler St
North Las Vegas, NV
 
Shocks Landscaping Inc
(702) 648-1917
4028 Laurel Hill Dr
North Las Vegas, NV
 
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Organic Gardening | Tips to start an organic garden

Tips to start an organic garden

Millions of home gardeners all over the world use organic methods to grow fruits, vegetables, herbs, flowers and various other botanicals without the use of pesticides. There are many reasons to "go organic" in your backyard garden; you'll decrease your family's exposure to potentially dangerous pesticides and chemicals, enhance the wholesomeness of your food and improve the environment.

Soil Conditioning for Organic Vegetable Gardening

Vegetable gardening is perhaps the most popular application for organic methods, because so many people are concerned about pesticide residue on their food. If you're new to organic gardening methods, you may not realize that the key to pest prevention in organic vegetable gardens is to ensure that your soil is in top-notch condition.

Many soil conditioners and fertilizers contain non-organic materials, so consult an organic gardening book if you need help selecting the right substances to use. Some favorites include fertilizers containing fish, crab, bone or blood meal, bat guano, or manure. If these organic gardening supplies sound too icky, there are plant-, seaweed- and mineral-based fertilizers that also work well, without the smell or ick-factor.

In addition to these options, you may be interested in learning more about the organic gardening tip of composting, which involves saving certain kinds of household scraps. Over time, these scraps turn into a nutritious soil-like substance that plants love.

Organic Gardening Pest Control

The big question on many people's minds when they first contemplate organic gardening is how they will control pests. It turns out that chemical pesticides are truly unnecessary in gardens because there are so many natural pest control agents available.

The simplest organic pest control substances to use are multi-purpose organic sprays. These sprays, which contain a mix of herbs, oils and minerals, are formulated to work on most common pest species....

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