Organic Gardening

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

The Permaculture Action Network Builds Communities

By Amanda Sorell

A group dedicated to building self-sufficient, sustainable systems for food production and community involvement organizes events to teach others.

Trench Log and Log Raft Cultivation

By Tradd Cotter

Grow mushrooms on logs for the simplest way to cultivate edible and medicinal forest mushrooms.

Pruning for Productivity, Health, and Beauty

By Lee Reich

Nothing more than a well-timed pinch can help you coax plants into bushiness, lankiness, or anything in between. Learn how to prune like a pro.

How to Build a Raised Bed Garden

By Sara Bendrick

Use these step-by-step instructions to construct an attractive garden box with an attached bench, perfect for vegetables, herbs, or cut flowers.


Life Cycle Gardening: Maximize Your Harvest

By William Rubel

From colorful cut flowers to edible shoots, roots, and more, maximize your garden’s yield by harvesting during different stages of the plants’ lives.

How to Build Your Own Raised Beds and Garden Boxes

By Jennifer Poindexter, Morning Chores

Learn how your garden can benefit from raised beds, and what type of plants grow perfectly in them.

Feeding Pollinators with Brassica Flowers

By Esther Coco Boe

Instead of just pulling out brassica plants after harvest, try leaving them alone to go to seed. Not only will the bees and other pollinators thank you, you will have a front row seat for the life cycle event that happens by planting a pollinator garden.

Building Soil with Small-Scale Hugelkultur Beds

By Michael Perry and Schikoy Rayn, Sacred Circle Homestead

How to create small-scale Hugelkultur beds to build soil, increase nutrients, and prevent erosion. This is especially helpful if you have poor soils but still would like to garden without tilling.

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