Avoid frost damage to your fruit crops by following these tips for planting fruit trees and protecting them from frost.
A university study found that two commercial deer repellents are nearly as good as a fence.
Knowing your average last frost date is key to getting your garden off to a good start.
The first frost of fall is a significant change in the garden. It is a sign of summer vegetables finishing and cold crops coming into prominence.
Learn how to calculate best planting times for fall harvested crops.
Twin Oaks Seed Farm’s focus has been producing seeds on contract for a handful of small seed companies. The author discusses involvement in starting a new cooperative retail seed project, Common Wealth Seed Growers.
Peppers and tomatoes are some of the easier plants to save seed from. This post covers isolation distance and introduces basic seed saving techniques.
We are trialing 135 varieties of cucumber, winter squash and muskmelon - with a focus on Downy Mildew resistance and fruit quality. An introduction to our trials and to the importance of variety trials in general.
Some of Cam's best inspirations come to him in his sleep!
Tips on how to keep water away from your home and water damage prevention.
This post outlines the basics of garden planning to save seeds from cucumbers, melons, squash and gourds.
The federal government spent more taxpayer money on 2012 severe weather cleanup than on schools or roads, reports the Natural Resources Defense Council.
Dealing with a government agency to save a creek.