Gardening Texoma: Soil & Fertilizers

I. Fertilizers / Soils Amendments:

Organic Fertilizers

a) Cow manure bases

b) Alfalfa bases w/ trace minerals

c) Humate based.

Reason why organic is better

1) Can be applied any time of year

2) Over time less will be needed due to duplicity of microbial development.

3) Allows for weather stimuli (natural adaptive growth patterns)

4) Better for disease control.

5) Easy to spread

6) It’s the right thing to do. (because I said so!)


a) Decomposed Granite

b) Kelp (Seaweed)

c) Cornmeal

d) Dry Molasses

f) Expanded Shale

h) Compost


Bug control

Patches, v-b1- controls flies, mosquitoes. Traps bugs of water.




Boric acid


Cinnamon, garlic powder (vampires too!)

Catmint milled on for repellent

Thyme, rosemary, lemon grass

Passive energy- trees southside for wind breaks

Shade walls- Shrubs

Pick colors for green have on devant water heaters

Keep grass mowed at a

Sharpen blades

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