To fertilize or not to fertilize – that is the question You would think that with all the marketing of fertilizers in the Spring, that it is impossible to grow anything without chemical intervention. Well, just go in time before the advent of big Agriculture companies and realize that most plants survived and thrived without [...]
Category Archive for 'Growing Green Pledge'
Have you kept up on the new federal standards for the total loads of Nitrogen, Phosphorus and sediment for the Chesapeake Bay? According to Will Baker, Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) president, ”After 30 years of failed, voluntary programs to save the Bay, EPA appears ready to enforce the Clean Water Act.” The Clean Water Act, circa 1972, [...]
OVERVIEW Thank you for the opportunity to educate and advance initiatives toward increasing the number of “Green” communities. Your efforts will positively impact the Chesapeake Bay and create an entire community of concerned citizens whose collective actions further the area’s commitment to the improving the health of our waterways and the quality of life in [...]