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Natural Yard Care

Grow Smart, Grow Safe: Consumer Guide to Lawn and Garden Products

National Coalition for Pesticide-Free Lawns (external)

Washington Toxics Coalition - Lawn and Garden Chemical Information (external)

Pest Control

Common Pests and How to Avoid Them

”Good Bug” Guide

Plant Right for Your Site

King County Master Gardener Program

Native Plant Guide

Trouble-free Plants for the Pacific Northwest

Yard Talk

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Soil Health and Compost

Soil Science Society of America

King Conservation District

Washington State University -Puyallup

Vermicompost systems and accessories

Biosystem Solutions (external)

EPM Inc. (external)

Happy D Ranch (external)

Seattle Tilth (external)

Other types of composting systems

Contained Composting System Reviews (external)

Local Compost Systems and Training (external)

Transform Compost Systems: produce turners, screens and custom-built systems (external)

Other composting resources

Biocycle (external link)

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Composting website (external)

King County Biosolids Recycling

U.S. Composting Council (external)

Washington Organic Recycling Council/Soils for Salmon (external)

Washington State University (WSU) Organic Nutrient Management and Water Quality (external)

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Water Conservation

Rain Barrel Information and Sources

Saving Water Partnership (external)

Other Resources

Five Steps to Natural Yard Care – Buyer's Guide (PDF, 185 K)

EnviroStars Certified Landscapers and Nurseries (external)

The Garden Hotline (external)

Resources for Home Gardeners

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Updated: Nov. 19, 2012

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