Many invasive weeds have uses as crops themselves. In this post, we'll take a look at how some businesses use some of the most persistent weeds as raw material—and have for years.
Organic vegetable gardening is serious business, but that's no reason not to jazz up your garden with some funky, fun plants. Check out how the author adds spice and color to her vegetable garden.
A new way to grow your own veggies and fruit, and invite your neighbors to help.
These six favorite flowers, including sunflowers and lavender, not only look beautiful and are great for bees – but do much more.
Learn about the recent history of hemp and cannabis.
Transform your milk jug into a watering can.
If you've never grown basil yet, give it a try. You won't regret it!
We invite you to watch Back to Eden, the #1 organic gardening documentary that will teach you how to grow vegetables and grow fruits with less labor, reduced watering, while dramatically increasing your garden’s productivity.
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