A list of my 2016 vegetable catalogs that carry heirloom varieties, along with the veggies I chose for this year.
Want a worry-free, weed-free, organic-matter-rich vegetable garden bed? It is doable and fall is the best time to put it in action!
Starting a new vegetable garden bed doesn't have to be a long, tedious, back breaking job. There are a few different ways to get the job done quickly and relatively easily!
This blog post tells you how to set up a drip irrigation system in a raised bed garden.
A well-thought-out garden design will make your work enjoyable and manageable and will encourage the gardener's presence and attention.
Cam is trying to extend his growing season with DIY greenhouse structures.
Eggs aren't the only things that come from the business end of a chicken. But with a little time and materials, and even less ingenuity, the rest can set you up with a free and steady supply of valuable organic fertilizer.
How-To Build a Hoop House; a collection of resources for growers.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS Associate Editor Shelley Stonebrook offers tips for building permanent garden beds and paths. Shelley presented her workshop “10 Great Ways to Make Gardening Easier” at the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR in Puyallup, Wash.
The new website offers the home gardener an expanded product selection of useful garden products.
The community garden in East Harlem, Chenchita's Garden, is beginning to take shape.
Readers share tips and tricks for taking care of winter garden beds.
Organic gardening expert advises on whether to build raised beds for a new garden.
Digging up places for new garden beds can take a long time. The sooner you start, the better!
This photographic illustration shows how permanent gardens beds are beneficial, and prevent soil compaction.
Participate in our reader photo contest by showing off pictures of your permanent raised garden beds.