August 6, 2019
Dead soil on a jobsite

Killer Construction

Construction sites are often brutal on the land. While the building of something new is exciting, the soil pays a price in the meantime.  It is stripped […]
August 2, 2019
flower made of water splashing

“Just Right” Watering

Water is essential to life, especially plant life in the middle of summer!  There are many well-known tips and guidelines you probably already follow, but sometimes there […]
July 23, 2019
three areas to target for plant success

The Third Zone

When you want plants to thrive around a property, whether you are doing so as a homeowner or whether your job and business reputation depend on it, […]
July 16, 2019
dead transplanted tree

Budget Tip for Parks & Rec

The image above is an actual photo taken just this week in a midwestern city not to be named here. What you see is not just a […]
July 3, 2019
Fungal hyphae are like a highway

A Match Made in Dirt

Soil isn’t just “dirt,” it’s an amazing ecosystem of its own. Thus when choosing a soil amendment or biostimulant, we believe the best approach is to set […]
June 26, 2019
Transplant shock ends up in finger pointing

Avoiding the Blame Game

When purchased plants fail to thrive in their new environment, a blame game can erupt — and often does. The end user instinctively looks at the installer […]
June 19, 2019
Mycorrhizae as a soil amendment

The Full Spectrum of Soil Amendments

Soil amendments are not a new concept. It has been known and practiced for years that the success of a plant is not just dependent on its […]
June 17, 2019

Adding Biology to Chemistry

In the horticulture industry, we know our chemistry. It’s been around for decades. N-P-K is everywhere and in seemingly limitless combinations. We know that the nutrients in […]
September 12, 2018

7 Reasons to Use Mychorrizae Fungi

Solution? DIEHARDTM  Complete A Key Component of The Rainforest- One of the foundational components of the rain forest and its tremendous success is THE SOIL. This rich, living soil […]
April 26, 2018

Soil Amendments a Comparison

Solution? Mycorrhizae. What is a Traditional Soil Amendment? A soil amendment, also known as a  soil conditioner, assists plant health and growth. While this is a very […]
December 12, 2017

Mycorrhizae for Trees – A Comparison

Solution? DIEHARDTM  Transplant For most of us in the trade buying fertilizer can be confusing at times. Do you  buy the cheap bag at 10-10-10? Or do you […]
October 2, 2017

Stop Dead Trees – With Beneficial Soil Microbes

How many times have you seen a new landscape installation without any dead trees? Almost always there are a few dead, or dying. And the installer is […]
October 2, 2017

Discover Mycorrhizae Fungi | A Natural Partner in the Ground

  Why buy Mycorrhizae? Mycorrhizal fungi are beneficial to plants as part of a symbiotic relationship with roots that greatly benefits both the fungus and the plant […]
January 31, 2017

Should I Inoculate with Mycorrhizae?

 Cost of Using Live Mycorrhizae inoculants In searching the internet to buy soil microbes including mycorrhizae it is hard to find answers- “What is the cost of […]
July 31, 2016
drought protection with mycorrhizal fungi

DIEHARD™ Drought Solutions: Mycorrhizae – Don’t Plant Without It!

DIEHARD™ Drought Solutions: Mycorrhizae – Don’t Plant Without It! Drought Solutions: Mycorrhizae and Gel Polymers: Don’t Plant Without IT! Anyone involved in agriculture, especially citrus, fruit and […]