Whether you just bought a new homestead (like us!) or are expanding an existing garden, at some point you’ll have to start a new garden from scratch. There it is – a big open lawn, or bare dirt spot, or area of your property you want to turn into a vegetable or herb garden. But […]
Whether you garden year-round or slow down in the fall and winter months, learn the best way to prepare your growing space for fall.
Preserving Vegetables to Last All Winter Long You’ve spent months planning, planting, growing, watering, fertilizing and now your garden is producing baskets of fresh vegetables you can start preserving. bet you agree there’s nothing like the flavor of homegrown vegetables along with the satisfaction you get every time you walk through your garden. But now […]
Have you ever planned your gardening schedule around mosquitoes? I sure have, and I finally decided to take action by learning more about them and how to avoid those itchy bites. Read all about mosquitoes and how you can reduce them in your yard, so you can lessen your chance of getting bit.
Learn how to calculate the number of days you have in your growing season and select the best varieties of edibles to make the most of your growing season.
It’s a lovely late summer afternoon and you are strolling through your garden. While poking through the squash leaves looking for a fresh zucchini, you notice a couple little white spots on a few leaves. A couple days later, you return and notice even more leaves look like someone has sprinkled powdered sugar around. What […]