3 Ways to Start a No-Till Garden: Organic Gardening With Less Effort

We all intuitively know what rich soil looks like: it’s that chocolatey brown, soft loamy, well-drained, slightly clumpy, wormed-filled earth that we imagine beneath the garden of Eden. It is the “black gold” that once covered the prairies and valleys of the Midwest. Unfortunately, most of it has been degraded or lost completely due to poor farming practices: namely, tillage.

On the bright side, soil is being revitalized in gardens and on farms across the world through organic no-till methods. If you want to grow…