Sabzi shopping the organic way

When one talks about healthy eating, the first word that comes to mind is ‘organic’, a trend that is increasingly becoming popular among Pakistanis. Organic food is defined as fruit and vegetables not grown from genetically-modified seeds and is free from pesticides and harmful chemicals. Organic products are then made by using these fruit and […]

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What is organic matter

composting

The most important part of a good soil is organic matter. Most of the peoples consider organic matter is a single thing or compound in the soil but it is a diverse nature of composition that results due to the decomposition process of plants, animals and other organisms. When decomposition process of animals and plants […]

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Vegetables calendar for Pakistan

Tomato, Hot pepper, sweet pepper, Brinjal, Cucumber, Okra, Bottle Gourd, Sponge Gourd, Bitter Gourd, Tinda Gourd, Pumpkin, Arum, Potato, Mint, Turmeric, Ginger, Musk Melon, Water Melon, Sweet Potato & Groundnut are summer crops. The best time of sowing is spring (Feb, March) and they will produce till September, October. Winter Vegetables The best sowing time […]

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What to do in the garden in January

gardening tips

If your garden is looking a bit bare try growing a winter-flowering evergreen Clematis such as ‘Winter Beauty‘. To find out how to prune Clematis take a look at our Clematis pruning guide. Add bare root Alstromeria for a more unusual plant For a more unusual bare-root plant to add to your borders now, try growing Alstroemeria(Peruvian Lily). Cut […]

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Homemade Insecticidal Soap Treatment For Thrips And Aphids

Homemade Insecticidal Soap Treatment For Thrips And Aphids

The simplest insecticidal soap is nothing more than a 2% soap solution. To make this at home, you will need: Sprayer: Any clean spray bottle or garden sprayer will work fine for spraying insecticidal soap. Make sure the sprayer or bottle hasn’t been used for herbicides. Pure Soap: Use a pure liquid soap, such as Castile, or […]

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Organic white fly control

Apply 2.5 oz/ gallon of water when insects are present, repeat every 7-10 day as needed. Organic Neem Oil can be sprayed on vegetables, fruit trees and flowers to kill eggs, larvae and adults. Mix 1 oz/ gallon of water and spray all leaf surfaces (including the undersides of leaves) until completely wet.

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Vegetable gardening guide in Urdu

Vegetable gardening guide

This article is about vegetables gardening at home in urdu. This is a scan copy of booklet that design by experts of vegetable gardening. [ngg_images source=”galleries” display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_imagebrowser” ajax_pagination=”0″ order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

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