01 Apr '11, 3pm

Lazivores Unite: A Manifesto for Lazy Gardening

Lazivores Unite: A Manifesto for Lazy Gardening

For a couple of years now, I've tried my hardest to grow both zucchini and squash here in North Carolina, only to watch it decimated by stink bugs. I asked everywhere for organic solutions for tackling these little buggers, until I had what I regard as a revelation—zucchini and squash are plentiful at the farmers market and in the grocery store. If I'm struggling to grow them, rather than fight through and obtain a mediocre harvest, why not give up and plant twice as many peppers or garlic instead? (Both are plants that seems to thrive here.)

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/04/lazivores-unite-m...

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