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Local, Sustainable Fertilizer That Helps Protect our Streams and our Earth

May 13, 2015
Grow Poster 3

Portland, OR –After years of testing and development, Clean Water Services, in partnership with Ostara Nutrient Recovery Systems—based in Vancouver, BC—have created an amazing plant food that allows Clean Water Services to recover Phosphorus from their facility, without mining, to create a truly sustainable, slow-release, all-purpose fertilizer blend, GROW. GROW’s primary ingredient, Crystal Green, has […]

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A Simple Way to to get Larger Yields for your Home Garden

February 23, 2013
Tomato Plant

You are what you eat, so be careful not to eat fast, cheap, or fake. In these times of convenient, mass produced foods, the understanding of what we put in our bodies has never been more important. We have to educate ourselves and be able to avoid genetically modified organisms or GMOs and foods grown […]

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Some pots are made for shipping, Anderson Pots are made for growing…

June 8, 2012
Anderson Pots - Made in Portland, OR Since 1954

The nursery industry has become very cut-throat with the rise of big box stores, many wholesale growers are quoting at 1980’s pricing, which has forced a lot of manufacturers to follow suit.  We sometimes forget, that plastic costs are directly related to the price of oil.   Most plastic-Injection molding companies are using less material and […]

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