The productive or edible garden can either form an element of a garden or be the entire focus of a backyard. Interest in growing vegetables, herbs and fruit, and keeping bees and hens is growing. Even a small vegetable garden can provide both pleasure and sustenance. A high degree of skill is required to create a garden that is both aesthetically pleasing and successfully and continuously productive. This is where Second Nature’s gardening experts can provide recommendations and practical assistance to make it a reality. Introducing a compost component is also a way of being more sustainable with your waste.