Organic Gardening

Learn how to use natural, organic gardening methods to grow the freshest food in your own garden.

6 Multi-use Flowers that Do Double Duty

By Tina T. Ames

These six favorite flowers, including sunflowers and lavender, not only look beautiful and are great for bees – but do much more.

Artificial Environments and the Proliferation of Industrial Hemp

By Robert Clarke and Mark Merlin

Learn about the recent history of hemp and cannabis.

DIY Watering Can

By Cathy James

Transform your milk jug into a watering can.

Pretend-Play Potting Shed

By Cathy James

Inspire a love of gardening in the children in your life by creating a potting shed just for them.


Growing, Harvesting and Using Basil

By Anna Twitto

If you've never grown basil yet, give it a try. You won't regret it!

Watch #1 Organic Gardening Documentary for Free

By Dana & Sarah Films

We invite you to watch Back to Eden, the #1 organic gardening documentary that will teach you how to grow vegetables and grow fruits with less labor, reduced watering, while dramatically increasing your garden’s productivity.

20 Benefits of Having a Hoophouse

By Pam Dawling

If you have been wondering whether a hoophouse (high tunnel) would be worthwhile, this list of twenty reasons to have one can help you decide. The benefits include more and better crops, extended seasons, food self-reliance and a very pleasant work environment.

Wishing for Rain

By Laura Berlage, North Star Homestead Farms

Healthy soils and lots of sunshine are great, but the show stops without rain.