Spring Garden Workshops

Are you itching to get out into the garden but don’t know where to start? Join us in our upcoming gardening workshops at the San Marcos Historical Society in Walnut Grove Park (off Twin Oaks). A...

What’s So Great About Bokashi?

Giant Step To Zero Waste The city of Busan, South Korea’s second largest city and world’s fifth busiest seaport, had a huge waste problem in the early 1990’s – too much waste, ...

Ep13: Solve Climate Change With Judith Schwartz

As the fires rage here in the West, especially in Northern California, I thought it was worth bumping this interview with Judith Schwartz back up to the top. Enjoy! Our interview for this podcast is w...

Ep14 – The Beauty of Flowering Lawns

We’re interviewing Amy Cox from Pro Time Lawn Seed because it fits in line with our organic approach of keeping a lawn. Diane discovered this company last year and is thrilled with the choices and ...

Bokashi Compost Creates Rich Dark Soil

My dirty secret is out. 18 months ago I removed 7000 square foot of turf grass, mostly Bermuda, with the help of a sod cutter. I then used a process called sheet mulching to build healthy soil. Togeth...

San Diegans Learn How To Grow Healthy Gardens

Healthy gardens and landscapes are based on simple choices we make in our own backyards. Collecting free water when it falls from the sky Treating the soil right to keep it healthy Growing your own fo...