All About Cisterns!

Have you been interested in a cistern but intimidated by the maintenance aspect? Never fear! We want to make sure that customers feel comfortable and educated on the use of their cisterns after installation. The anatomy of a cistern might be a mystery if you haven’t had a chance to study one up close yet. … Continue reading

Have you heard of GrIP?

HomeGrown Organics is honored to be involved in programs that are always Working Together to Protect our Waterways! Who is GrIP? The Green Infrastructure Partnership is a group of nonprofits, government agencies, community-based organizations, and businesses who deliver green solutions to stormwater pollution via education, technical assistance, and incentive programs. Here you can see members of … Continue reading

To Mulch Or Not To Mulch?

That was a trick question, because the answer is almost always “yes!” Mulch varies in composition but is most commonly made from organic material such as leaves, wood chips, grass clippings, peat moss, pine straw, or bark chips. It can also be made from compost or manure. It is typically spread around the base of … Continue reading