Organic Gardening

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

Use Flowers as Part of Your Organic Integrated Pest Management

By Pam Dawling

Tackle pest problems in organic vegetable gardens one step at a time. Start by growing healthy plants. Keep pests away with physical barriers and by growing flowers that attract insect predators and parasites, or flowers that deter the pests.

5 Reasons to Eliminate Some Garden Crops

By Carole Coates

With so many tempting seed choices, how do you choose what to plant--or what not to plant? Read how I narrow planting choices.

Tip Rooting Blackberries

By Esther Coco Boe

Tip layering blackberries is the way to propagate most bramble crops, but it upsets lasagna layering and no-til practices. Learn how to tip root in pots for propagation of blackberries.


Cultivating Oyster Mushrooms on Spent Coffee Grounds

By Tradd Cotter

Repurpose your spent coffee grounds and make a potent fertilizer perfect for growing delicious, nutty oyster mushrooms.

Getting Ready for Summer with St. Johns Spring

By Regina Hitchcock

Spring means rain showers, flowers, and a general calming of winter's bitterness. In St. Johns, Arizona, it can seem like spring is worse than winter.

Lessons Learned from a Peach Pit

By Renee Pottle

Peach and apricot trees are smarter than you think. They grow easily from a discarded pit, and will teach you valuable gardening lessons in the process.

Mother Earth News Community Garden

By Queren King-Orozco

Join the Mother Earth News community garden journey as we pool our various talents and experiences while we expand our homestead horizons.

Subscribe Today - Pay Now & Save 64% Off the Cover Price

Money-Saving Tips in Every Issue!

Mother Earth NewsAt MOTHER EARTH NEWS, we are dedicated to conserving our planet's natural resources while helping you conserve your financial resources. You'll find tips for slashing heating bills, growing fresh, natural produce at home, and more. That's why we want you to save money and trees by subscribing through our earth-friendly automatic renewal savings plan. By paying with a credit card, you save an additional $5 and get 6 issues of MOTHER EARTH NEWS for only $12.95 (USA only).

You may also use the Bill Me option and pay $17.95 for 6 issues.

Canadian Subscribers - Click Here
International Subscribers - Click Here
Canadian subscriptions: 1 year (includes postage & GST).

Facebook Pinterest Instagram YouTube Twitter flipboard

Free Product Information Classifieds Newsletters

click me