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Spring is so close we can taste it! April Fools! It may be a while before we can get back into the garden, but with weather like this it is the perfect time to start planning your garden without even stepping a foot outdoors. Here...

Why is it that consumers prefer to buy produce directly from the farmer?  While the craze to support local business has spread widely the past several years, consumers are also finding that same-day, fresh-picked produce often has a better taste than store-bought produce.  That is...

What is it going to take to get the most of the money you're putting into that food plot? Many huntsmen don’t know that when applying only N-P-K fertilizer, food plots may look green and have some growth, but that is all they offer. Just...

Many consumers don’t know that a plant cannot utilize the common N-P-K (Nitrogen, Phosphorus and Potassium) analysis that most commercial fertilizers provide if these micro-nutrients are not present. Plants need the same nutrients we do, but they cannot get them if they’re not in the...

Our goal is to help you and your family grow healthy produce to help you live the healthy lifestyle you're after. Our fertilizer isn't the only way we can provide you help. From our canning tricks to unique gardening tips, our family is here to...

Here's another tip from the HyR BRIX® test garden! Our goal is to not only help feed your soil and plants with healthy fertilizer, but also provide you tips and tricks to make gardening fun and easy. Watch a milk-jug be transformed into a slow-drip water...

  Want money saving tricks, especially on your grocery bill? Don’t give up on your garden when the tomato plants dry up. There are still at least 10 to 12 weeks left before your first frost date and there are several vegetables that can be grown...

Aphids feed on plant juices, stems, buds, flowers, fruit, and they are most commonly found on the underside of plant leaves. They are tiny, pesky little buggers and they are usually invisible to the naked eye. Aphids come in various colors but whatever their shade,...

Many growers think that the ugly issue pictured right is a disease, when in fact it is a calcium- [caption id="attachment_1902" align="alignright" width="254"] https://burke.ces.ncsu.edu/2014/07/blossom-end-rot-a-fixable-tomato-problem/[/caption] deficiency or blossom-end rot. Tomatoes need calcium and available water to prevent blossom-end rot. Unfortunately, many of those same growers will be tricked into...