You probably have friends who claim to eat only organic, or maybe you’ve seen these items in the store. Distinguishing which foods are organic is really quite simple. They are usually more expensive and have different kinds of packaging. Keep reading to learn how you can grow organic produce from the comfort of your own home.
Get your children interested in helping with your organic garden. They will enjoy learning about nature and bonding with you.
If you have children, plant strawberries, especially everbearing strawberries, in your organic garden. Children love to snap up these sweet juicy fruits for themselves and will be much more willing to eat other foods you’ve planted as well.
If you are interested in sustainable organic gardening, consider keeping part of your property undeveloped so that wildlife can flourish there. The presence of native flowers, trees and grasses will attract birds and insects. You will be rewarded by an appealing and flourishing landscape.
If you are growing plants inside of your home, you need to keep the thermostat set to 65 to 75 degrees during the day. Plants require a warmer climate to grow. If this is a little too warm for your house, grow your organic plants under a heat lamp.
Have your gardening tools near you to minimize the time spent searching for them. For example, you could use an over-sized tote bag or an apron with multiple pockets. You should always have your gloves, pruning shears and a trowel close to you.
Growing your garden at home might not be the most convenient thing for you, but you will save a lot of money and always have the confidence that what you’re eating and feeding your family is as fresh and as healthy as possible. Use the tips you’ve learned here and get started on your garden today.