All posts created by Frances Bloomfield
08/08/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

Protecting your garden and yourself from unwanted pests can be a hassle. Spraying your greens or your body with chemicals

http://www.homegardeningnews.com/2018-08-08-12-plants-to-keep-the-bugs-away.html

08/05/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

More often than not, you can find the solution to your ailment in nature. That unassuming-looking weed can actually be

http://www.homegardeningnews.com/2018-08-05-five-of-the-best-medicinal-plants-to-grow-in-your-garden.html

07/25/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

Much like how maintaining balance is the key to your body’s health, maintaining balance is also the key to healthy

http://www.homegardeningnews.com/2018-07-25-4-soil-problems-and-how-to-fix-them.html

03/19/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

The idea of nutrient loss is a common but troublesome problem that plagues all kinds of soils. Efforts have been

http://www.homegardeningnews.com/2018-03-19-organic-fertilizer-alternatives-composted-chicken-litter-sustainable-agro-ecosystems.html

03/18/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

In western Kenya, the main economic activity is farming. This has, however, become increasingly difficult an endeavor in recent years

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03/04/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

Seed saving is exactly what it sounds like: it’s the practice of saving seeds, tubers, and other reproductive materials from

http://www.homegardeningnews.com/2018-03-04-saving-seeds-is-simple-and-easy-basic-tips-and-how-to-wisdom.html

01/30/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

Pepper: it’s a humble seasoning and spice that no home nor restaurant kitchen can do without. Yet far from just

http://www.homegardeningnews.com/2018-01-30-7-unconventional-uses-for-pepper.html

01/23/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

Mushrooms – depending on which ones you pick, they can either be the boon or the bane of any outdoorsman.

http://www.homegardeningnews.com/2018-01-23-harvesting-mushrooms-for-food-and-fire-tips.html

11/21/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Have you ever wanted to become self-reliant but felt it wasn’t possible because you live in the city? Fortunately for

http://www.homegardeningnews.com/2017-11-21-want-to-be-self-reliant-without-leaving-the-comforts-of-the-city-check-out-these-10-ways-to-make-it-possible.html

09/11/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Nobody wants ants in their home and definitely nobody wants to use foul-smelling, potentially harmful pesticides either. But desperate times

http://www.homegardeningnews.com/2017-09-11-keep-annoying-ants-away-with-these-five-nontoxic-repellents.html