Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.


[/td][/tr][/table]
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» Amaranth
by countrynaturals Today at 11:48 am

» Hullo from SW Ohio
by MBroman Today at 11:32 am

» N & C Midwest: April 2017!
by MBroman Today at 11:22 am

» 2017: First full year of SFGing in ND
by Robbomb116 Today at 10:52 am

» Hello from SE Michigan
by Cindy G Today at 10:31 am

» Geezer's 17
by RC3291 Today at 10:03 am

» Senseless Banter...
by AtlantaMarie Today at 7:41 am

» Ants.
by AtlantaMarie Today at 7:37 am

» to solarize, or not...I'm torn
by AtlantaMarie Today at 7:27 am

» Please comment on the plant layout for 2017
by greenthumbtobe Today at 2:33 am

» California's Drought
by sanderson Today at 2:13 am

» garden ready need better weather
by sanderson Today at 1:26 am

» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing in April 2017?
by Kelejan Today at 1:12 am

» 2017 SFG in Brooks, Ga
by yolos Yesterday at 11:14 pm

» Old roots
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 9:10 pm

» Sub Irrigation Planter
by CitizenKate Yesterday at 8:24 pm

» New England April 2017
by CAgirlinMA Yesterday at 7:06 pm

» Volunteer Lettuce?
by donnainzone5 Yesterday at 5:29 pm

» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by sanderson Yesterday at 3:50 pm

» Carrot Week 2017!
by newbeone Yesterday at 3:34 pm

» Worm Tube?
by sanderson Yesterday at 3:32 pm

» Jaffa's garden - year one
by RC3291 Yesterday at 3:16 pm

» Third Year SFG in Canada
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 8:54 am

» Pallet Wacking
by sanderson Yesterday at 3:13 am

» EWWWWW.........bugs and stuff...good or not so good?
by sanderson Yesterday at 2:54 am

» April 2015: What to plant in No. California/Central Valley area
by audrey.jeanne.roberts 4/24/2017, 8:22 pm

» Mel's Mix shows it is worth its weight in gold
by sanderson 4/24/2017, 4:10 pm

» An excellent read for those with Diabetes
by RoOsTeR 4/24/2017, 2:33 pm

» cucumber beetles
by BeetlesPerSqFt 4/23/2017, 7:48 pm

» Bryan Greenbeard of Minnesota's 2017 Plans
by Greenbeard 4/23/2017, 5:09 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

A North Texas Hello

View previous topic View next topic Go down

A North Texas Hello

Post  charkay1 on 2/16/2014, 6:29 pm

Since I own a vermiculture business, gardening has become a great hobby for me.  When I saw the SFG idea, I was sold!! I can't wait to get my boxes built and start gardening.
avatar
charkay1

Posts : 3
Join date : 2014-02-16
Location : texas

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: A North Texas Hello

Post  camprn on 2/16/2014, 6:53 pm

@charkay1 wrote:Since I own a vermiculture business, gardening has become a great hobby for me.  When I saw the SFG idea, I was sold!! I can't wait to get my boxes built and start gardening.
Hi Charkay and  glad you\'re here to the SFG Forum.

____________________________

41 years a gardener and going strong with SFG.
http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t3574-the-end-of-july-7-weeks-until-frost

There are certain pursuits which, if not wholly poetic and true, do at least suggest a nobler and finer relation to nature than we know. The keeping of bees, for instance. ~ Henry David Thoreau

http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t1306-other-gardening-books



avatar
camprn

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 14101
Join date : 2010-03-06
Age : 54
Location : Keene, NH, USA ~ Zone 5a

View user profile http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t3574-the-end-of-july-7-week

Back to top Go down

Re: A North Texas Hello

Post  walshevak on 2/16/2014, 6:57 pm

glad you\'re here 

What a great business tie in.  Selling a product that is a basic part of the Square Foot Garden.  There is another vermiculite business person who has help out a lot on the forum,  PVPind   I can see copies of Mel's book sitting on your counter to introduce SFG.
Perhaps you can get your instructors certification as well.

Kay

____________________________

A WEED IS A FLOWER GROWING IN THE WRONG PLACE
Elizabeth City, NC
Find more about Weather in Elizabeth City, NC
Click for weather forecast
avatar
walshevak

Certified SFG Instructor

Female Posts : 4339
Join date : 2010-10-17
Age : 74
Location : wilmington, nc zone 8

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: A North Texas Hello

Post  charkay1 on 2/16/2014, 7:45 pm

Thanks for the welcome but I think you are confusing vermiculture with vermiculite.  Vermiculture is the raising of earthworms to market worm castings.  I produce worms castings which I bag and sell on both the wholesale and retail market.  It definitely will be a part of my mix, though.
avatar
charkay1

Posts : 3
Join date : 2014-02-16
Location : texas

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: A North Texas Hello

Post  walshevak on 2/16/2014, 7:50 pm

You are so right, I just skipped the last part of the word.  But the idea may still be good.

I have 2 worm bins that I use castings from.  I usually use the castings in the form of tea and use it on veggies and flowers.

KAY

____________________________

A WEED IS A FLOWER GROWING IN THE WRONG PLACE
Elizabeth City, NC
Find more about Weather in Elizabeth City, NC
Click for weather forecast
avatar
walshevak

Certified SFG Instructor

Female Posts : 4339
Join date : 2010-10-17
Age : 74
Location : wilmington, nc zone 8

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: A North Texas Hello

Post  sanderson on 2/17/2014, 12:12 am

Charkay, Welcome to the Forum!  glad you\'re here  This is definitely the site to be if you want to SFG, , ,
avatar
sanderson

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 13502
Join date : 2013-04-21
Age : 68
Location : Fresno CA Zone 8-9

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: A North Texas Hello

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum