Season-Extending Techniques for your garden

I’m trying to keep my tomatoes alive, plastic helps. I also saw a product at our local hardware store that you spray on plants and it helps them to withstand lower temperatures. Few gardeners are content with the length of their growing season. In the far North, there’s barely enough time to ripen tomatoes or […] Read more »

13 Fastest Growing Vegetables

Not all vegetables take from spring from fall to mature.  If you’re getting a late start on your home garden or live in a region with a short growing season, fear not.  There are many healthy, delicious vegetables that are quick to harvest. Here are the 12 fastest growing vegetables to get your garden jumpstarted. […] Read more »

Pesticide-Free Gardening

Natural Ways to Fight Off Pests and Save Your Garden Many gardeners have an aversion to chemicals. These gardeners may be devoted to pesticide-free growing, want to plant (and eat) edibles, or simply like the thought of keeping flower beds naturally healthy. Whatever the reason, there are key steps you can take to get and […] Read more »