Organic Gardening

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

10 Tasks For Your Winter Garden

By Emma Raven, Misfit Gardening

There are still plenty of tasks you can accomplish in the garden to get ready for the next growing season. Find out 10 things you can be doing in the garden over winter. Originally published in December of 2016

Cold Frame Gardening Success

By Ronald C. Sawyer

Cold frame gardening allows you to get a jump on the growing season, and harvest more from your cold frame garden. Learn about cold frame designs and construction, garden irrigation systems, selecting crops and crop rotations. Building a cold frame garden will help your garden grow!   

Garden With Cold Frames to Grow More Food

By Barbara Pleasant

Garden with cold frames. Providing a warm and protected space in your garden for spring seeds will allow you to get a head start on your gardening season. Cold frames, made of lumber or hay bales and old windows or glass shower doors, are the perfect way to control the climate in your nursery beds.

Colorful Compost: Top-Dressing with Juicer Pulp

By Taylor Goggin

Introducing new ways to up-cycle your pulp and fruit/veggie scraps from juicing.


Planting and Care of Homestead Pecan Trees

By Monica White

More tips to success in the planting and care of pecan trees.

Power-Packed Purslane

By Frances Robinson

Purslane is a tasty, easy-to-grow "weed," and a rich source of omega-3s.

Them That’s Doin’: Bucket Garden


Check out how a bucket or container gardens can help with even temporary disability.

Dear MOTHER: Coming of Age

Letters from Our Readers

Read this letter from a reader in South Africa who left the corporate world for sustainable agriculture.

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