Composting in your yard
We have all heard that “composting” is a good thing, and that “compost” is a good source of nutrition for your gardens and flower beds. So what exactly is composting, how can you get started doing it and why should you?
to the Snohomish Co-Op
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Founded in 1935 to support the local farms and community in the Snohomish Valley the Snohomish Co-Op is still going strong today. We are still just as dedicated to supporting local farms as well as all our neighbors and homesteaders. Now with two locations to serve you (Snohomish and Monroe) it is even easier to get great pricing, and exceptional service.
Dandelions can be a menace to home owners who want that incredible “curb appeal” of a lush thick green lawn. But did you know that Dandelions are in your yard for a reason (or maybe multiple reasons)? Yup it’s true! As most things in nature, dandelions have a job (or two) to do. No none of their jobs is to make your life harder, although it may seem that way sometimes.
Here in the PNW we have all of the ingredients to brow and sustain moss year-round. What causes moss to grow? Moisture and Shade (and the combination of both) are key factors in creating a place moss likes to thrive. Lack of drainage, and over watering can also cause moss to take root and set up shop. Here are some tips to help you reduce the chances of moss growing.