You’d think an activity that’s so close to the earth would be as sustainable as it comes, but unfortunately, not all garden practices are made equally. That’s why we’re always looking for ways to embrace sustainable gardening and share them with our Yard Butler community. We’ve rounded up six tips from our team of experts to help you practice environmental stewardship in your garden.
Go beyond the gift card and give dad something he can hold in his hands. This year, Father’s Day also happens to fall on the first day of summer, so it’s a great time to gift dad some garden tools for the outdoors. The best part is, Yard Butler has something for every type of dad.
There’s nothing more disheartening than going out to your garden and seeing damage to your beloved plants from a puny enemy. In fact, some of the least suspecting insects can be the most destructive. At Yard Butler, we’re passionate about handling these pests organically, so as not to damage the local ecosystem, pets, or children. Here are some of the most common garden foes, and how to keep them from destroying your garden.
A chore list, really? Yes! June is a prolific time in the garden – for you and your plants. There’s abundant growth, changing weather, and plenty of preparation to be done for seasons to come. Keeping track of it all can be hard, even for the most experienced gardener. That’s why we compiled the ultimate to-do list for your June garden.
Everything you need to know to get started with composting. Benefits of composting, what you’ll need to start, and how to use your compost in the garden. The benefits of compost are many. Learn how you can enhance the fertility of your garden with compost.
Sure you've heard "save the bees", but are you doing your part to save the right bees? What most do not know is that there is a difference between the honeybees that beekeepers care for, and the native bees that truly contribute to our local ecosystems and gardens. Here are 5 steps to build a *native* bee friendly garden.