Here’s how you know whether your soil is ready to be worked, plus some tips to garden through any season.
These tricks and resources can help you keep your heirloom crops from cross-pollinating.
One reader wonders how rare chestnut trees can really be since so many are alive and thriving.
If you love the unique spice and flavors in classic Thai dishes, try growing these plants in your home garden for extra zest in your recipes.
Victory gardens during both world wars produced food for soldiers.
Historically, an industrial agriculture model drove the biggest gains in food production — but today, small farmers have an advantage.
Heat zone maps, minimum and maximum temperatures and necessary chill hours are more like guidelines than hard and fast rules.
Doug Oster has some advice and tips for how you can start saving seeds and become a seed saver, growing you own garden from your own seeds.
Delight your taste buds, mind and eyes with beautiful photos and inspirational techniques on everything you need to know to grow, preserve and cook your own heirloom fruits and vegetables. You won’t want to miss the stories about plants passed down from generation to generation.
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