|Cultivate To Stimulate Young Transplants
Get your transplants off to a fast start by cultivating, or simply turning the soil around plants. Whether you’re transplanting edibles, flowers or other plants, you’ll see the results.
|Fall Strategies To Protect Next Spring's Edibles
Tomato Hornworms can be a serious garden threat. Keeping these pests from feasting on edibles in your garden starts with some pre-planning in the fall.
|Freezing Your Harvest
You can preserve your garden flavors in a freezer. Freezing vegetables and fruits preserves color, quality and nutrients better than other preservation methods.
|Garlic Is King
Here’s how to start growing garlic in your garden. This delicious herb is a key ingredient in many cuisines and offers many health benefits.
|Get Started With Home Canning
Canning your produce can preserve summer flavors. Home-canned items trim dollars off the grocery budget and provide preservative-free food that lasts for years.
|Get Your Garden Ready For Winter
Prepare your garden for frosty weather. This simple to-do list can help protect plants, get rid of insects and keep faucets from freezing.
Strawberries are simple, easy to grow fruit. You can grow strawberries in just about any type of location, in the ground or in a container. Growing strawberries in pots in doors is also a great way to enjoy the fruit.
|Growing & Planting Broccoli
Broccoli plants are a low-maintenance edible you can grow at home. The broccoli plant is a power-packed vegetable loaded with vitamins and antioxidants and can even help prevent heart disease. Planting broccoli and growing it successfully is easy.
|Growing a Summer Salad Garden
Raising lettuce means big savings on food. Lettuce grows easily from spring to fall in your garden or in a container, yielding plenty of delicious salad leaves if properly cared for.
|Growing Blueberries in Containers
Blueberries are excellent for container growing. Learn about the appropriate container conditions and different types of blueberries so you can successfully grow your own.