Tired of tilling? It’s time to throw in the trowel and let soil microorganisms do the work.
How do plants beat the heat? Find out how your garden can stay productive this summer.
Winning the war on squash bugs is not easy—here are a few tips to help.
Organic gardeners have many good reasons to use mulch besides aesthetics. We’ll give you three.
Are those old seeds in the basement still viable? Find out with supplies you already have around the house.
Christmas is just around the corner! If you are looking for a few ideas to bring a smile to the face of that gardener in the family this year, allow us to make a few recommendations. The Family Garden Journal. Our garden journal is a great way for a gardener to celebrate a year ofContinue reading “10 Gifts for Gardeners”
In some years, onion harvest time is troubleshooting time. There are many things that can go wrong when growing onions, especially when growing them in irregular weather patterns. Identifying the various problems can be quite difficult, as they tend to manifest themselves in the same way—rot. This onion disease guide offers a thorough and well-photographedContinue reading “Onion Disease Guide”
For those who don’t mind the wait, cold composting is a viable option for a low-maintenance pile that fosters beneficial organisms.
If you have the time and resources, hot composting can be effective for disposing of materials with chemical, disease, or weed seed residues.
Can seeds from Ancient Egypt germinate thousands of years later? Scientists still debate the question.