The Benefits Of Bees

More often than not, the role of bees in relation to gardening is underestimated. Bees play a vital role in determining a garden’s health, benefiting our surrounding and our day-to-day lives in ways we are not always aware of. You might be wondering why these little pollinators have such an impact on our environment. Well, […]

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The Great Fertilizer Controversy

Fertilizer is one of things that can divide a group of otherwise congenially gardeners into two distinct camps – for and against.  Knowing full well how crappy our Colorado soil really is, we all know we have to do something to support our soil.  That list of somethings could include: Composting kitchen scraps and apply […]

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Keeping Your Honey Bees Healthy In “Sprinter”

If you live in Colorado or the Rocky Mountains in general, you may be aware that “Sprinter” is still in full swing.  For those of you outside of the Rockies, “Sprinter” is our version of spring – half Spring, half Winter.  Considering that the mountains outside of Colorado Springs received nearly 2’ of snow last […]

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