Organic Gardening

Learn how to use natural, organic gardening methods to grow the freshest food in your own garden.
Learn which fluorescent bulbs are the best grow lights for starting seeds indoors.

When to Plant Icon When to Plant App
Knowing the best times to start seeds, direct sow and transplant garden crops is key to growing a successful garden. Use our When to Plant app to find the best planting times for your area.
Grow a Quick Crop of Lettuce Indoors
Before space beneath your grow light is needed for onion and other early seedlings, fill it with baby lettuce grown in translucent clamshell salad containers.
Newspaper seedling pots Make Seed Pots From Recycled Newspapers
Homemade transplant pots from newspaper save money and reduce waste.
Thousands of articles. Infinite inspiration. Browse all Organic Gardening articles.

FEATURED VIDEO

'Carl's Glass Gems' Rainbow Corn

This luminous flint corn has been bred into a rainbow of colors, from pearly blue and white to rich emerald and purple.


Shop Mother Earth News

This book by Mother Earth News contributing editor Dan Chiras will enable you to make wise decisions during the design, purchase and installation of home-based wind energy systems. Written in consult…

... More

$24.95

CLEARANCE ITEM. PREVIOUS RETAIL PRICE WAS $24.95.

IMPORTANT NOTICE ABOUT THIS PRODUCT: The software on this version of Ultimate Gardening CD-ROM triggers a security breech when updating to …

... More

$4.00

Buildings from internationally recognized small living expert Jay Shafer have attracted the attention of CNN, Oprah, Fine Homebuilding and This Old House. Ranging in size from 100 to 120 square feet, …

... More

$19.99



Subscribe Today - Pay Now & Save 66% Off the Cover Price

First Name: *
Last Name: *
Address: *
City: *
State/Province: *
Zip/Postal Code:*
Country:
Email:*
(* indicates a required item)
Canadian subs: 1 year, (includes postage & GST). Foreign subs: 1 year, . U.S. funds.
Canadian Subscribers - Click Here
Non US and Canadian Subscribers - Click Here

Lighten the Strain on the Earth and Your Budget

MOTHER EARTH NEWS is the guide to living — as one reader stated — “with little money and abundant happiness.” Every issue is an invaluable guide to leading a more sustainable life, covering ideas from fighting rising energy costs and protecting the environment to avoiding unnecessary spending on processed food. You’ll find tips for slashing heating bills; growing fresh, natural produce at home; and more. MOTHER EARTH NEWS helps you cut costs without sacrificing modern luxuries.

At MOTHER EARTH NEWS, we are dedicated to conserving our planet’s natural resources while helping you conserve your financial resources. That’s why we want you to save money and trees by subscribing through our earth-friendly automatic renewal savings plan. By paying with a credit card, you save an additional $5 and get 6 issues of MOTHER EARTH NEWS for only $12.00 (USA only).

You may also use the Bill Me option and pay $17.00 for 6 issues.