Category: Organic Garden

July 16, 2019

My Journey Making Organic Compost

It was May 1989 when Ruth and I flew to Jacksonville, FL. to judge and attend a region 12 meeting. Two of the gardens that I remember visiting on the tour, were those of Ed Brown’s and Dave Talbott’s. JANICE BROWN ’86 was the top favorite in Ed’s garden. I remember using it as a […]

July 3, 2019

Ways to Re-arrange your Garden

Reforming home both in space and outer space is an interesting activity.The addition of hardware elements on the page, such as garden lights, fountains, fish ponds, pots of pottery and natural stones, if combined with soft elements (plants) will make the home page feel more comfortable. Living in a tropical country like Indonesia, there are […]

June 29, 2019

Annual Convention for Organic Gardens

July 4, 5, 6 1968 saw Ruth and myself in St. Louis attending the AHS 22nd annual convention. Thursday morning, when we were having breakfast in the hotel, Bertie Ferris (Texas) asked me to help with the exhibition judges school later that day. From that time on at every convention I attended, Bertie would look […]

June 21, 2019

Growing Organic Herbs from Seeds

Some of you are under the impression that I have a great memory, well I don’t. It was mid-winter about 20 or 25 years ago, when I was bored of reading books and watching TV, so I decided to list all the organic herbs that I had grown. So I went thru the brown check […]

June 12, 2019

Organic Summer Garden Tips

As the weather gets warmer, a lot of us will be hoping to spend longer time in our garden; preferably with a bit of sun. Preparing your garden for the summer takes a variety of forms, from planting borders, painting furniture, and for the more adventurous, investing in some tree house furniture. You Don’t Want […]

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