Do you plant the same crop in the same spot in the garden each year? Not a healthy cultural practice! Learn why you should develop a crop rotation plan for your garden, the benefits of crop rotation, and ideas on how to easily rotate your crops.
Cabbage is not a difficult plant to grow, especially in the Northern areas. It loves cooler weather and is quite hardy. It is a heavy feeder though, so be sure to put a good layer of composted manure in the garden row for it to grow in. Cabbage is such a good Cold Room staple […]
Growing awesome tomatoes is easier than you might think. You just need a few tricks to help you find success. You’ll be growing tasty, home-grown tomatoes in no time. Check out the secrets here.
When it comes to establishing a self sufficient food landscape, perennial vegetables should not be overlooked. It quite exciting when food starts popping up out of the ground in early spring, with no effort on your part. Edible perennials are hardy, reliable food crops that need very little care and attention. Learn about some of […]
When I first started gardening, I couldn’t wait to try growing strawberries! These red berries are jam-packed full of vitamins, fiber and antioxidants. I can never resist a bite of a plump, juicy and sweet strawberry. I remember visiting my local garden nursery and noticing these bright red hanging baskets. As I got closer, I […]
Easy to grow, popular yet pricey, garlic is a highly valued kitchen & health food staple. Why not grow your own? A forgiving and adaptable crop, it is well worth the effort. Learn everything you know to get started!