Using beneficial insects in your garden — such as ladybugs, mason bees, and praying mantises — can increase yields while managing pest populations organically without the use of harmful chemicals.
Our blog focus was on Jeanine Davis; extension specialist, researcher, speaker and author. Who has devoted her work to bringing information and resources to the farmers and communities of NC and beyond. Her recent research project 'Growing Hemp'.
A Review of the Midwest Organic and Sustainable Education Service annual conference.
Discover the widespread effects of Hawaii becoming the first state to ban the incredibly toxic pesticide, Chlorpyrifos.
Let your cilantro bolt! What you will get is plant as tall as three feet covered in gorgeous white cut flowers.
It's easy to mitigate the shock of putting indoors plants out into the garden by setting them out just before a few days of rain.
Learn the difference between transplanting and direct-seeding your vegetable garden. Find out how to save yourself some time with the lean farming method. The Heijunka Calendar can help you to plan a vegetable garden and make your planting more efficient by rotating vegetables throughout the season.
In this episode of MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends we talk with Liza Ziegler about why vegetables love flowers and ideas for companion planting.