Sunday, May 4, 2008

More Gardeners are Going Organic

"Step into a garden center or hardware store, and it's likely you'll see "green," "organic" and "eco-friendly" slapped on myriad products.

Organic gardening has hit prime time; it is no longer solely the domain of hemp-clad hippies living in multicolored buses.

And it is not just vegetables; every facet of yard maintenance -- soil conditioning, weed and pest control and lawn care -- now can be done using organic products. This is nothing new. Legions of gardeners have been doing this for years."

Read the article