Archive | New Orleans Compost

Soil Myths – Acidic Soil Promotion

Let’s face it, what we often take to be common horticultural knowledge is often a mixed bagged of misinformation, outdated concepts,  and half-truths at the best of times. One that is persistent in horticulture and plant propagation is that pine acidifies soil and that the application of pine bark or pine needles promotes acidification and pH buffering […]

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How and Why to Compost

Are you an avid gardener? Have you heard of composting? Perhaps you know something about it, but have not yet taken the plunge yet. Here are some very good reasons why you should start your own compost pile: Benefits: • Eliminates the need for chemical fertilizers- hopefully you weren’t using these anyway! • Higher production […]

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In New Orleans Compost is the Secret to Revitalizing Your Plants

It’s sad but true: For some gardeners in New Orleans compost is a missed opportunity. Many homeowners don’t want to deal with the mess and hassle of making their own compost. That’s perfectly reasonable, but you shouldn’t let your plants miss out! Let Wood Materials deliver all the benefits of mature organic compost to your […]

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Kick Start Your Spring Growth With New Orleans Garden Supplies From Wood Materials

This past winter was mild, and now it’s nearly gone. That means it’s time to break out the hoes and trowels and start planning your 2013 garden! This year, give your greenery a nice kick start with some New Orleans garden supplies produced by Wood Materials. You’ll save some money (and the environment!) by buying […]

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