Summer is a native Montanan, former newspaper editor, would-be artist, wannabe architect & someday resident of France or the Pacific Northwest. But she is first & foremost a gardener, currently on the banks of the Kankakee River, from which she can -- and does -- pump as much free, fish-poop-laden water as possible.
The mysterious workings of compost seem like so much black magic to many people ? a power that could fall into the wrong hands if many, many rules are not followed. But let?s lay all that to rest. Read More
A few months ago, I wrote about my sloppy, laissez-faire, super-easy composting methods. But in the ensuing two seasons, I've "refined" my approach (Read: I'm now even sloppier & laissez-fairer.). Read More