Archive for 'Secrets Of The Soil'

It’s better to be safe than sorry

It’s better to be safe than sorry

In the September issue of De Todo en Ibiza we spoke about mycorrhiza, which are fungi that live in symbiosis with the roots of plants and provide them with biologically available minerals in exchange for the [...]

Make your own Microorganisms!

Make your own Microorganisms!

A healthy soil must contain the 3 Ms: organic Matter, Minerals and Microorganisms, all in good amounts and balanced interaction. Microorganisms are the ones that work tirelessly in order to decompose organic Matter and make Minerals [...]

Amazing symbiosis

Amazing symbiosis

We’ve all seen those amazing nature documentaries showing big herds of animals advancing quickly across the great prairies, crossing rivers in their journey, escaping from the lions or tigers or hyenas that try to hunt them… [...]

The grass is greener

The grass is greener

For some time now we have been hearing about greenhouse gas emissions, and how there is too much CO2 being emitted into the atmosphere, which is affecting the climate. Therefore, we need to reduce our CO2 [...]

The wonderful world of soil fungi

The wonderful world of soil fungi

Well, if you watched the movie ‘Avatar’, you couldn’t help feeling enthralled by Pandora, the amazing faraway planet with its exuberant life-forms. Remember how the jungle lit up at night, showing underground fluorescent connections between all [...]

A healthy soil is a living soil

A healthy soil is a living soil

Did you know that insects have the ability to perceive whether a plant is healthy or not, even from miles away? This happens because they can detect substances that plants emit and so the insects will [...]