What Are the Best Manure Alternatives for the Garden?

What Are the Best Manure Alternatives for the Garden?

Manure is one of nature’s best gifts to gardeners, but with the environmental impact of livestock farming under the spotlight, we can’t help but wonder – is there any way we can move away from using manure in the garden? In this article, we’ll share our favourite manure alternatives, tell you what works and what…

What’s the Difference Between Manure and Compost?

What’s the Difference Between Manure and Compost?

If you’re new to gardening, you’re probably interested in using organic quality compost or manure, but not sure which to choose. Making your own compost is confusing enough, but when you add manures and fertilizers to the mix, there’s an overload of information. So what is compost exactly, and how is it different from manure?…

Which Vegetables Don’t Like Manure & Can Too Much Kill Them?

Which Vegetables Don’t Like Manure & Can Too Much Kill Them?

Manure burn is one of the most common problems in the vegetable garden. We think we’re doing our vegetables a favour, but many vegetables don’t like manure. In this article we’ll share our experience of vegetables that suffer from manure burn, and when to avoid using manure entirely.