People begin sustainable landscaping for many reasons, and it has many benefits for the environment, regardless of where you live. It also benefits you as a homeowner.
Let’s talk first about the environmental benefits.
Done properly, sustainable landscaping can help reduce the amount of water usage on your property, balance nature more effectively, and help reduce the amount of waste from your plants and your landscaping. Continue reading →
Here’s a project for the whole family that Mom will love: fairy gardens!Fairy gardens are easy for kids to put together and also help introduce them to gardening! They’ll love making the container for Mom and also love taking care of the plants and decorating it later.
Whether you live in town or the country, in an apartment or on a farm, raising your own garden can be fun in any size space. We’re here to help! So grab your seeds or starter plants and grow along with us!
There are 4 basic types of gardens for raising produce:
Now that the weather’s warming up, we know you want to get out in the garden!
Step One: Know your Hardiness Zone
When is the best time to plant your garden? It really depends on where you live and what you want to plant. In the map below, you can see that the US has been divided up into hardiness zones by the USDA.These are determined by the average minimum winter temperature of that region, then divided into 10 degree F increments.
On March 20, one building of our Waverly, OH warehouse was converted into an assembly facility for our brand-new RK Tractors! Check out our behind-the scenes photos as Rural King begins this exciting new venture!
RK Tractors will be sold in 7 pilot stores beginning April 1.