By Mindy McIntosh-Shetter
The other day I was looking through my garden catalogs and dreaming about all the new gadgets I would like to buy.
One that I came upon was so simple and yet tied directly into the modern day movement of sustainability.
This item was gardening bags.
Studying these bags gave me some ideas. First I came up with reusing empty potting soil bags as my container. These would work but would eventually end up as trash. The next idea I had was using the reusable bags one gets at stores to carry home groceries.
These bags had everything I required for garden bags. They were reusable, had natural drainage, inexpensive, and could be found everywhere. So the journey of the garden bags began.
I started my experiment by Read the rest of this entry »