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Raised Gardening Tips for a Beautiful Garden

By Little Fields Farm 4 months ago 1701 Views

Gardening can be a pleasurable and therapeutic activity. It, however, comes with its own set of challenges. These can range from digging and aerating the soil for new seedlings to dealing with the reappearance of weeds. All these chores seem cumbersome instead of an escape from daily stresses.

The Research-Backed Benefits of Gardening

By Little Fields Farm 4 months ago 2323 Views

Numerous studies show that there is significant evidence to back the idea of the health benefits of gardening. Gardening has proven to have a wide variety of health advantages which range from fighting anxiety/depression to dealing with heart diseases and obesity. It also helps in alleviating the symptoms of dementia as well as being a source of joy and fulfilment.

Benefits of Community Gardening

By Little Fields Farm 4 months ago 2576 Views

The concept of Community Gardening is a societal welfare strategy where people from a community or a society come together to engage in gardening activities. Often, individual or shared plots on private or public land are used for community gardening.

Everything You Need to Know for Setting up a Container Garden

By Little Fields Farm 6 months ago 2601 Views

Container gardening is the ideal solution for people who have limited to no outdoor space. Whether you have a small balcony, terrace, a patch of sun on the driveway, or just a window, you can add life to the space by keeping plants in containers.

Easy Ways to Get Rid of Slugs in Your Garden

By Little Fields Farm 10 months ago 2380 Views

Slugs can be an absolute nuisance and can totally damage the plants and flowers in your garden. They not only ruin the look of your garden but also cause extreme destruction to seedlings, plant seeds, fruits, leaves and underground tubers.

This doesn’t only result in the death of plants but can also lead to major production losses.

The Bitter Truth: Are Orange Trees Hard to Maintain?

By Little Fields Farm 10 months ago 1737 Views

Are you turning green with envy looking at your friend’s beautiful orchard? Do you wish to taste the fresh zesty splendour of your home-grown oranges?Most gardeners steer clear of planting fruits in their garden. It’s because they are considered as ‘too much of a hassle’. When they do plant fruits it’s usually the summer varieties like apples and berries.

The Most Effective Pest Control Techniques for Your Garden

By Little Fields Farm 10 months ago 1919 Views

If you have a garden of your own, probably more than half of your time is spent struggling with the stubborn troublemakers called pests and figuring ways out to fight them and protect your precious plants from them.

How to Choose the Best Fertilisers for Your Garden

By Little Fields Farm 10 months ago 2053 Views

If you own a garden or a lawn, you probably are aware of the fact that plants and other greens don’t grow on their own and you won’t get healthy and thick foliage just like that. Just like humans require their fair share of food and nutrition to grow and become healthy, plants also need properly-timed and balanced nutrition to fuel their growth. And they get this with the help of fertilisers.

Why Garden Netting Is the Best Way to Control Butterflies and Insects

By Little Fields Farm 11 months ago 1523 Views

Gardeners who cultivate fruits, vegetables, flowers and other various crops that birds love to feed on have to always be on a lookout for possible attacks by birds, insects and butterflies.

Why Your Garden Needs the Best and the Right Kind of Fertilizers

By Little Fields Farm 11 months ago 1727 Views

If you are a gardener or simply just love looking after your garden, you obviously want the best fertilisers for your plants so that they can grow to their full potential, while staying completely healthy and in good shape.