Organic Gardening

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

Aquaponic Fish Facts

by Silvia Bernstein of The Aquaponic Source

Aquaponic gardening is a fascinating way to grow two food products โ€“ vegetables and fish โ€“ together in an organic, symbiotic ecosystem.

Papaya from Seed to Tree

By Taylor Goggin

Papayas are one of the fastest fruiting tree's in the world. Learn how to grow your own from seed, harvest, and serve this nutrient dense fruit.

Illustrated Plan for a Colorful Herb Garden

By Michael Feldmann

This colorful herb garden plan, with will brighten your backyard and dinner plates.

Growing My Self-Sufficient Diet with Perennials

By Jo deVries

In order for the author to meet her resolution to eat more foraged greens, she needed to make foraging a bigger part of her life and plant a perennial garden.


The Magic of Newspaper Mulch

By Eugene Engeldinger

A bit of experimentation revealed newspaper mulch was just the thing to keep quack grass and other weeds under control in the author's garden.

Create Compost the Lazy Way with Poultry, Slow Bedding and Straw Bales

By Sheryl Campbell, The Lazy Farmer

Creating compost doesn't have to be hard or involve lots of work. Learn several lazy ways of making compost by utilizing poultry, time, and garden locations.

Natural DIY Weed Killer Spray

By Kathy Shaw

How I got rid of unwanted weeds and plants on paths and patios with a natural DIY weed killer.

Growing Melons: Choosing Varieties, Planting, and Storing

By Michael Feldmann

Everything you need to know about growing melons, from varieties and propagation to planting, caring, harvesting, and storing.

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