Feed Your Plants With Food Waste

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Why Mold Grows on Your Plants and How to Fix It

Recently a couple of repotters reached out to inquire about a rather fuzzy situation they encountered. The culprit: a white mold they found growing in their potted plants. To solve this quickly growing issue, we turned to knowledgeable source, William A. Torello,...

How to Prepare Your Garden for Growing Season

Growing season is upon us — it’s about that time to start getting your garden beds, pots and greenhouses ready to plant. This may seem like a daunting task if winter has left your garden wrought with debris and weeds, but we know you’re up to the task. Dust off those...

Food Scraps You Should Save From the Trash Can

Just because it’s not the most prized part of your produce doesn’t mean it belongs in the bin. These food scraps are chocked full of flavor and nutrients, and can be used in their own recipes to cut down on food waste and get the most out of your groceries. So,...

16 Best Plant Gifts to Give Any Plant Lover

Wondering what to get for the plant lover in your life? There’s no such thing as having too many plants or too much plant-themed décor! We’ve rounded up the best indoor plant gift ideas, so you can give any plant lover the perfect present to suit their personality....

What is Composting (and Why What We’re Doing is Different)

As a food waste fertilizer company, we field a lot of caps-locked commentary about our product, usually comparing it to “glorified compost.” We’re here to set the record straight. Using the same main ingredient as compost doesn’t mean the finished products are one and...

Top 12 Best Plants For Your New Apartment

Thinking of dressing up your apartment with some houseplants? An important factor to consider when choosing plants is how much natural light your apartment gets. If your apartment has a few windows that receive good sun exposure, then you can consider plants that need...

Get Growing: How to Build Your Indoor Greenhouse

Looking to liven up your small, poorly lit apartment? An indoor greenhouse is the perfect solution to bring some life and light into your home. Greenhouses are ideal places for starting seeds and growing plants that thrive in warmer, more humid climates. They work by...