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Research: Biochar as circular economy substitute for peat | News

“Peat is a natural growing medium, but its extraction and the resulting disturbance of peatlands have significant detrimental effects on the environment,” Olesja Escuer, a researcher at the EMU and gardener at the University of Tartu Botanical Garden, said. Peat harvesting diminishes natural diversity, disrupts the water regime and contributes to carbon dioxide land emissions. …

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Study: Biochar as circular economy substitute for peat | News

“Peat is a natural growing medium, but its extraction and the resulting disturbance of peatlands have significant detrimental effects on the environment,” Olesja Escuer, a researcher at the EMU and gardener at the University of Tartu Botanical Garden, said. Peat harvesting diminishes natural diversity, disrupts the water regime and contributes to carbon dioxide land emissions. …

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Fall Has a Free Gift for Your Garden: Leaves | Gardening Tips and How-To Garden Guides

Look up! Right now, the secret to a stronger, healthier garden is falling all around you. Autumn leaves are nature’s mulch, soil conditioner and fertilizer, all in one small package. And the only thing you need to do is scoop them up and add them to your soil or compost bin. Using leaves to improve …

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DALY: Containers are an option for those with limited space | News

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Amy Dixon: Transitioning into fall | Home & Garden

Amy Dixon Special Correspondent The calendar just rolled over to September, which means we’re all being inundated with fall vibes full of pumpkin spice, chunky sweaters and the anticipation of spooky hayrides and the local corn maze. This relaxed, comforting image of autumn is by and far what so many people love about this season. …

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DALY: Containers are an option for those with limited space | News

Country United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsUnited States Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth of theCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory South of 60 deg S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, Republic ofBahrain, Kingdom ofBangladesh, People’s …

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