Your garden will be so much more successful if you put a little time into planning it. 7 basic steps to planning your vegetable garden.
Growing your own vegetables is not an act that is sequestered to the warm summer months. Edibles can be grow in the fall and even winter if you plan ahead. Some varieties even prefer the cool and crisp fall weather to summer’s heat.
You may grow it for your cats or just because it’s such a hardy little herb, but did you know that catnip also has a lot of benefits for human health? This exceptionally easy to grow perennial thrives in almost all conditions, and can be left alone to grow wild or be regularly cultivated for […]
Cabbage is a very versatile vegetable to grow and it pops up in all sorts of recipes. Braising your cabbage is a delicious way to enjoy this vegetable, and you can use the results in all sorts of places such as sandwiches, casseroles, or just plain with salt and pepper.
This was our first year successfully growing artichokes on the farm, though when I was growing up they were a favorite crop of my family’s. I’ve seen several Mainers adding artichokes to their gardens in recent years and the seeds for them now are more compatible with the Northeastern climate. However, when my parents first […]
Growing your own potatoes is easy and fun and SO much healthier for you than buying your potatoes at the store.