Poison ivy in the garden or a tended living area is a real bummer. In this post, I outline an ecological 5-step plan for eradicating poison ivy.
Carrots can present a challenge to the home gardener, but offer sweet rewards for a job well done. Here are some facts about growing carrots, and a few tips that can make the venture worthwhile.
Have you ever wondered why weeds exist? Once you know the secret, you can harness the power of weeds in your garden.
Herbal salves are often used for healing skin ailments. Learn how to use herbs from your garden to make healing salves.
Oftentimes we’re challenged with less-than-ideal landscapes. Here’s a solution to stop erosion on a hillside and create an easily-navigable garden.
Swales are an important tool for irrigating the garden, mitigating stormwater runoff, and reducing erosion. Here’s what a swale is and why you need one in your yard.