Digging into gardening is a great way to live a greener lifestyle. Growing your own organic produce, planting a bee-friendly lawn, and setting aside an area of your garden specifically for wildlife can all make your little corner of the world a little greener. But gardening, like any hobby, requires the purchase of “stuff.” It is easy to accumulate tools and gadgets when there are so many items out there that promise easier gardening, better harvests, and prettier flowers! But for those of us doing our best to lessen our impact, more stuff is counter to our goal. So, what’s a green-minded gardener to do? Of course you can search for used tools at garage sales or thrift stores – but if you must buy new, check out some of these tools made from recycled materials.
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