KIS Organics


– Keep It Simple’s online site for ordering gardening and soil supplies.  Any products you see on the site are available in-store.


The Logical Gardener – A free forum managed by Tad Hussey and Tim Wilson with a focus on science-based horticulture.

Gardening With Microbes – Our informational site relating to biological horticulture

Backyard Chickens – A great beginner site with an online forum for chicken owners

Seattle Tilth – Seattle Tilth inspires and educates people to grow food organically, conserve natural resources and support local food systems in order to cultivate a healthy urban environment and community.

Microbe Organics – Tim Wilson’s site on microscopy of compost teas. He has a DVD available that show the different beneficial micro-organisms in compost teas and compost, as well as a uniquely designed commercial tea brewing systems.

EnviroStars – The EnviroStars Program was created in King County, Washington in 1995, as a service of the Local Hazardous Waste Management Program. It has since been adopted across the region in Jefferson, Kitsap, Pierce, Skagit, Spokane, and Whatcom Counties.

The mission of EnviroStars is to provide assistance and incentives for smaller businesses to reduce hazardous materials and waste, in order to protect public health, municipal systems, and the environment.

Watertenders – Water Tenders is a group of people who care about the wetlands and streams in the Bear Creek watershed of King County, Washington. We are your neighbors and we are all willing to put a little of our time into preserving, protecting, and restoring the wonderful natural heritage we are priviledge to steward.

Water Tenders has been in existence since 1989 and is proud of the many accomplishments of the volunteers. You may wish to attend one of our meetings and make suggestions and share your ideas.
Compost and Mulch Calculator – How much compost or mulch do you need to topdress an area?
Internet Links for the Redmond, WA area(Community guide):


Rad Roasting Company – Hands down the best roasted coffee we’ve ever had, and an opportunity to support a small local business. If you’re a coffee aficionado, I highly suggest you check them out! We even have our own organic KIS Farm blend available in our store.

Seattle Farm Tables – They rent cedar wood tables and benches in the Seattle area for weddings and other events. Since each one is unique, these tables and benches add an elegant feel all their own.

NW Bloom – Through ecological design and sustainable construction NW Bloom integrates people and the landscape, creating functional and beautiful garden spaces.

Brian “the Garden Guy” – Landscape, maintenance, and more from a friendly, passionate horticulturalist.

Strawberry Moon Juice – Raw, organic, unpasteurized juices, made locally.  These guys are awesome!

Redmond Chamber of Commerce

Lake Washington School District Environmental and Adventure School – This program helps in maintaining our educational trail and works with our non-profit R.O.S.E. (Redmond Organization of Shared Environments).