|Controlling Fruit Tree Diseases
Growing fruit trees can be deliciously rewarding. With proper planting and some special care, you can avoid insects, control diseases and grow a harvest you can be proud of.
|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.
|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 blueberry bushes can be easy and fruitful. Blueberries are perfect fresh, dried or frozen, plus they also offer a lot of health benefits.
|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.