Tomatoes grows well in the soil with pH levels ranging between 6.0-6.8. The soil that you choose for growing tomatoes should be rich in nutrients and compost. Don’t use gardening soil to grow tomatoes. Selected soil should have proper drainage to prevent water logging which makes roots to rot. Container size indirectly effects the growth of...
If you are growing tomatoes in pots, sow only one seed per pot. If you are using tray, make a crinkle in the soil with stick and maintain a gap of 1.5 inch between crinkles. Now, place the seed in that crinkle, cover it with soil and then wrap...
The holidays are almost here and this is the time of year when it is the most important to learn how to entertain well with a great selection of food and wine. Both food and wine play a huge part in our society, in every society really and if...
pH of the soil is a measurement of alkalinity or acidity of the soil in pH units. pH stand for potential hydrogen. It is the measurement of number of hydrogen ions present in the soil and it is determined on a scale that moves from 0 to 14. 0 Most Acidic 7 Neutral 14 Most...
Growing potatoes is enjoyable and interesting. Freshly harvested potatoes are immensely tasteful. This is one of the most popular vegetable crop to grow at home with minimum investment. Potatoes can be cooked, fried, mashed or baked for consumption. Selecting Seed Potatoes: Seed potatoes are required to grow potato plants. They are not...
After creating two risotto dishes we find ourselves competing with five other amazing food bloggers for the title of Integrale Risotto Master. The key to this last round of the competition is to create a dish that is so visually appealing that the judges will want to devour the...
Seafood is one of my favorite foods ever: crab, lobster, shrimp, fish, you name it. I even like octopus! Shrimp, though, by far, is my most common seafood cuisine, because where I grew up, seafood was not common (I lived in a desert). Because of this, seafood was expensive...
Potatoes are cheap and filling, and they make an excellent and inexpensive addition to any meal. After time, the plain potato gets a little boring, so let’s look at some creative ways to dress up a potato and add variety to the dinner table. Baked Potato – The baked potato...
Are you ready to have a green kitchen? Well, when It comes to having a more sustainable life and doing your part to make a difference in the global climate then every little thing you do counts. So below I’ve listed some small and easy steps that you can...
Carrot is a versatile vegetable and grows in all climatic conditions. The most important information you should know about growing carrots are selecting seeds, selecting containers, type of soil, how to plant, thinning, weeding etc. Containers Carrots are easy to grow in containers. Selected container should be 12-14 inch deep and should have proper...