The Soil Underground

  • Look Closely At Compost

    "We are creating the conditions for an explosion of microbial life, and that explosion does the decomposition," Nathan explains. "I’m a Christian, I believe in impossible things, so for me, one of the great mysteries of life (is) we have thermophilic bacteria floating around. They thrive above 131 F and multiply enough once they get to that temperature. What are they doing most of the time?”
  • Seed Starting Workshop: A Recap

    Seed Starting: Find your neighbors and share what works (and what didn’t) because conditions like soil, water, and sun vary yard by yard. It’s a good reminder that gardening is best practiced with a little patience and perseverance; like all things, it takes tending.