Have you heard about the recent Listeria outbreak linked to bagged salad greens? You can grow your own salad greens even in winter and you don’t even need a garden. Most leafy greens and herbs will grow very well inside under lights. Visit Grow a Good Life at the link below to see how to […]
Here’s a recommended schedule for all of your seed starting for Zones 5 and 6. The time to start is earlier than you think, especially if you have a cold frame or a hoop house!!
Seeds can be obtained from more ways than just buying them at the store or ordering them from a catalog. See where you can get them, and the pro’s and con’s for each place.
Growing your own transplants from seed offers many benefits and provides more control over your garden. Seeds cost much less than purchased transplants and you can provide a healthy environment to get your plants off to a good start. Starting from seed allows you to grow varieties that are not commonly found in garden centers. […]
Those with plenty of acreage and knowledge to share could really help out others without the land, or possibly without the knowledge. This is a great way to help others who may not have those means right now, to grow and eat their own healthy foods and become a little more self-sufficient. But, there are […]
Troubleshooting your compost shouldn’t take too long and soon you’ll be creating your own garden black gold. Composting isn’t terribly difficult but sometimes you just hit a hiccup; these tips should help you find your issue and correct it. Whether you’re composting in a fancy composter, a pile or a converted garbage can – troubleshooting […]