Beets nutrition and their calories make them a great add for your survival garden. Easy to grow and quick to harvest.
This year I’m trying a do-it-yourself tomato clip (attached to twine) support system for my raised garden beds. I have high hopes!
Garden vegetable recommendations from the Victory Garden handbook by the USDA during the mid 1940’s of World War II.
Top 5 popular food producing trees based on our own reader input. The best time to plant a tree was 10 years ago, and/or today!
Did you know that some vegetable garden plants LOVE being next to each other while others not so much? Examples of companion planting…
A list of some tomato companion plants that when grown together, may help repel various harmful pests, therefore encouraging healthy growth.
A list of some fast growing vegetables that will put food on the table quickly. Or if you are simply impatient!
You might consider covering the bottom of a new raised garden bed with organic materials. That is, before you add the soil.
Two online tools to help determine finer details of your growing season length including first-last frost dates and plant hardiness zones.
What’s it all about? Heirloom vs Hybrid vs Open-pollinated? The answer really is fairly simple. Here’s the type of seed that I like…