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Planning Your Utah Garden for the New Growing Season​

garden planning In Northern Utah, gardens are an important part of everyday life for many residents. With great anticipation, we anxiously await the return of spring and the chance to get our fingers back into the di...

Selecting the Right Compost Soil for Your Spring Gardens

compost soil Choosing the right compost soil can mean the difference between success and mediocrity for your spring gardening. The benefits of a compost soil blend created specifically for our climate and nativ...

How Much Mulch Do You Need for Your Garden?

Garden Mulch Calculator Regardless of which type of mulch you prefer for your garden or landscaping, you’ll need to do some calculating to determine how much to purchase. Guess wrong, and you’ll either come up sho...

Three Reasons to Buy Locally-Grown Sod from The Dirt Bag

Locally-Grown Sod Technically speaking, you could buy sod anywhere online or at a big box store. But, if you want your Northern Utah lawn to really flourish, you recommend choosing the locally-grown sod from The Dirt B...

Use Mulch, Compost & Soil Conditioner for No-Till Gardening

No-Till Gardening Did you know that using mulch, compost and soil amendments can take most of the hassle – and back-breaking work – out of gardening? Every backyard gardener knows the challenges of preparing...