I feed and water my compost “pets,” and they do the same for my plants.
Can’t grow temperate berries? Jump into the tropics with these seven amazing fruits.
By growing potatoes from pollinated seeds we can develop locally adapted plants that thrive in our gardens.
After a long trial-and-error process, Ilene White Freedman finally found a sustainable, weed-suppressing mulching system for her farm.
Canning is the penance for spring, when you couldn’t stop yourself from putting out one more row of tomato starts. Canning is the human’s attempt to make the hottest days of the year even more sizzling indoors than they are out.
By applying the principles of landrace gardening, you can help your plants win the race against weeds.
Daylilies are usually appreciated for their showy flowers, but they also provide four different tasty ingredients. Wild food forager Leda Meredith shows you how to use the edible parts of the plant.
Reasons why you should save seeds from the vegetables in your garden from year to year.
Using landrace gardening and promiscuous pollination to get what you want from your garden.
I ponder the benefits of, and experiment with, compost tea.
These sources can help you locate organic and other natural options for plants, seeds, and weed and pest control products.
The tall-tale vintage postcard collection consists of turn of the century photomontages depicting the utopian dream of agricultural America.