Who needs a Victory Garden?

Victory Gardens, also called “war gardens” or “food gardens for defense” were gardens planted by ordinary citizens during World War I and World War II to provide some relief in the public food demands. Ordinary citizens were growing tomatoes, carrots, lettuce, beets, and peas. Victory gardens introduced us to Swiss chard and kohlrabi because theyContinue reading “Who needs a Victory Garden?”

Why Choose 1st Choice Lawn and Garden Fertilizing?

We’re Local Our products are natural, they’re good for you, your plant and the Earth.  Buy Direct – No middle man, No hidden fees, A better quality and a good price. Our product has natural occurring microorganisms like bacteria, fungi and mycorrhizae. Our product is made with biodegradable ingredients, compressed into pellets shape that absorb waterContinue reading “Why Choose 1st Choice Lawn and Garden Fertilizing?”

Best Farm, Lawn and Garden Fertilizer

Our formula is a slow-release Fertilizer crafted with disease/pest/weed suppressor . Earth-Care Plus 5-6-6 is designed with several microbial mixture to produce all-natural and effective products. Most importantly, wild beneficial microbes enter the soil to assist with nutrients that will last a long time on your lawn and soil. Earth-Care Plus 5-6-6 is a completeContinue reading “Best Farm, Lawn and Garden Fertilizer”

Spring Lawn and Shrubs Maintenance.

To prepare your lawn for planting, remove any weed tops or rocks over 2” in diameter from the surface. Till the top 1” of soil and rake the surface smooth. Deep tilling is unnecessary unless the soil is highly compacted. Adding soil should be unnecessary unless you’re facing solid rock. To prepare landscape beds forContinue reading “Spring Lawn and Shrubs Maintenance.”

To Valued Customers and Associates:

1st Choice Fertilizer Inc, will maintain full services on our website http://www.1stchoicefertilizer.com during this period of mandatory shutdowns. We are deemed an essential provider of services to garden owners , landscaping and farm industry. For this reason, our warehousing and shipping operations will continue providing services to all customers. Rest assured that all staff haveContinue reading “To Valued Customers and Associates:”

Using Microbes to Manage Climate Change

 Importance of Microbes in Our Soil With regards to balancing increasingly unruly climate, soil microorganisms have been sequestering carbon for hundreds of millions of years through the   mycorrhizal filaments, which are coated in a sticky protein called “glomalin.” Glomalin may account for as much as one-third of the world’s soil carbon — and the soilContinue reading “Using Microbes to Manage Climate Change”

Beneficial Microbes, Man’s Hope. Restore and Improve Soil Health.

The Connection Between Microbes and Human We have been hearing a great deal lately about a revolution in the way we think about human health – how it is inseparably connected to the strength of microorganisms in our gut, mouth, nasal passages, and other “habitats” in and on us. we are told we should thinkContinue reading “Beneficial Microbes, Man’s Hope. Restore and Improve Soil Health.”

Prevent Chemical From Playgrounds, For The Love Of Children.

https://www.sfexaminer.com/opinion/our-kids-deserve-parks-free-from-persistent-pesticides/ These cases are just two of many. Thousands of people — mainly cancer patients and family members of those who died — have initiated pesticide-related lawsuits. These cases add to a growing body of evidence that commonly used pesticides are dangerous. Unfortunately, children are particularly vulnerable to these harmful chemicals. The National Academy ofContinue reading “Prevent Chemical From Playgrounds, For The Love Of Children.”

Science Meet Practical Knowledge

  Earth-Care Plus 5-6-6 Solving for Natural and Organic fertilizer At 1st Choice Fertilizer,Inc we believe that human intervention is the clearest pathway to restoring equilibrium. Therefore, it is our goal to combine our Scientific Analysis with your Practical Knowledge and empower you as the, “Keeper of Balance,” restoring Mother Nature to equilibrium and optimizingContinue reading “Science Meet Practical Knowledge”