Month: March 2013

The Many Meanings of “Organic” – Part I

We are most concerned with what makes compost and soils “organic”. Talking about the definition of “organic” in general opens a whole can of worms.  And since we like worms quite a bit, we thought it a worthwhile topic to dig into.  Here at Green Planet Naturals, we make lots of very nice organic compost.  But […]

What Compost Is (and isn’t)

We often hear various definitions about what compost is and more so, what exactly it does. On one hand, there is general agreement that compost is decayed organic matter. And, nearly all gardeners and farmers agree that compost is desired and used for the purpose of amending soil to create better growing results. Here is […]