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Water-Smart Gardening in Costa Rica

Water-Smart Gardening in Costa Rica

These Gardener’s Supply-designed self-watering planters make good use of a growing waste challenge in developing countries: 55-gallon plastic drums. I had two goals when I started Gardener’s Supply back in 1983. First, I wanted to establish an earth-friendly gardening company that would help people have better gardens and learn to be environmental stewards of their


Another strong quake strikes Nicaragua

April 14th, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) A third powerful earthquake struck Nicaragua Sunday night, collapsing more homes in the country which has been battered by a string of earthquakes which began late last week. Nicaraguan officials said Sunday night’s quake, which struck around 11 p.m., measured 5.6 magnitude on the Richter scale. Government spokeswoman Rosario Murillo said