Ferrol Johnson doesn’t mince words when talking about the difficulties of growing food in clay soil. He offers tips for being successful next spring.
Recruit some young sous chefs who won't mind getting their hands dirty to help you bread the tomatoes for this delicious Fried Green Tomatoes recipe.
Crop rotation is a practice that has been around for centuries with proven benefits. Best of all, it requires no chemical fertilizers or pesticides!
The growing season is winding down and the days are growing shorter. Just when you thought your work was over, your garden still needs your attention.
How does one sun-dry tomatoes? Easy - the same way you dry herbs from your garden.
Kids enjoy being productive. Nurture this instinct and watch them grow and blossom right along with their very own vegetable garden.
Kids love a good harvest and when combined with a party, I don't have to tell you what to expect: grab more invites - children are jogging down the driveway!
"Farm Together Now" profiles the people who are experimenting with solutions to the broken American food system.
An herbicide once touted as an environmentally friendly option to traditional herbicides is responsible for thousands of tree deaths.
A tidy garden of five raised beds nestled around a front path has created a viral controversy that has enraged food activists from all over the country.
There are a plethora of animals that enjoy regular visits to your garden, and not all of them are pesky marauders.
Are you ready to release your inner Julia and become a rockstar in your kitchen?
Is there anything more gratifying than the sweet reward of reaping what you sow? Not when it comes to the vegetable garden.
Jail gardens produce food for prisoners and food banks and provide valuable experience for inmates.
Can you think of a better lifestyle than living at one with your environment from start to finish?
Yes, I realize we're still in the middle of growing season, but you want to be prepared for the day when it's time to harvest!
Now that your plants are growing, think about how you can enhance the ambiance of your garden for your own personal enjoyment.
Even the best-loved plants can get infected by disease. Here are organic tips and tricks to apply to your garden to keep your crops healthy.
As your garden starts to produce, don't forget to look to the future. Saving seeds, canning, and drying flowers is a great way to enjoy the bounty all year.
Your plants require daily attention, from regular watering to the occasional pinch and prune. Your diligence will pay off in healthier plants and fewer weeds.