I use marygold everywhere. For each plant of veggies I put a plant of marygold or two. I put also coffee (sorry for my poor english, but the grain you put in your machine), and if you can have egg shell, put them is very thin pieces all…"
a group for those interested in healing their body of illnesses that they suffer through any means from nutritious foods, to healing herbs, to vitamin or mineral supplements, to yoga/exercise, or any other tips that might help to ease the health problem at hand.in this group, we can also be quite honest about what we are doing and not doing for our problem. there need not be any judgment toward ourselves or others in this group because healing our body is a process and we all need to choose…See More
"I worked on an organic fruit and veg farm with a permaculture style garden and the head gardener there told me:
-Plant LOTS of everything, thus increasing the chance of some items left for you to harvest
-Companion planting to help with bugs and…"
I found a solution. I added herbs to my garden and it repelled a lot of the insects and now less portions of my plant are consumed. The herbs attracted other bugs but they didn't cause any issues and eventually the…"
"We bought some nematode worms to try this year... You just water them in to your veg beds and they get rid of the slugs for maybe two months (if not longer). We had comparatively few slugs this year compared to last year as a result although the…"
"I have a bone to pick with those slugs!! I hate killing them, but they destroy everything. Last year I planted a bell pepper plant & those slugs munched at it through the night. Come morning it was nothing but a stem. What I do recommend is…"
"Really hard being nice to insects. They eat what we eat. I'm not going to kill squirrels, possums and the like, but I've never hear of a gardener who ignores insects. Those big animals are going to get most of my mangoes, so I'm…"
"When I was 16 I volunteered at a pet facility and took care of dogs. I cleaned there messes, played, and walked them. It was a really interesting experience. Even though I was a volunteer, I was very nervous and I didn't make much interaction…"
A group for people who want to promote their particular cause, discuss past/present/future volunteer work, or just find out more :) As veggies, we already do so much for the world, by eating cleaner. I find nothing compares however to being able to come face to face with the being you are helping, to not donate but "share" your time, and enjoy those sharing their time back with you :)See More