Organic Vegetable Garden Mulches | Cogitationes

By BERT SWOPE

What is mulch? For our purposes, mulch is anything which serves as ground cover to assist in the production of your garden crop. Benefits of Mulches Mulches serve several important functions in gardens and landscapes. Generally speaking, they improve the overall garden culture by: Control Weeds: Properly applied mulches help to restrain the growth of weeds by providing a nearly impenetrable blank through which find it difficult to grow. Conserve Soil Moisture: Application of a plentiful layer of mulch i…

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