Fall Gardening Tips – What To Do Before Fall Arrives

Just because the summer is winding down does not mean you have to stop gardening! With these fall gardening tips and the season approaching it's time for those who have gardens to prepare for the … [Read more...]

HOW TO Tips For Growing Asparagus In Raised Beds

Growing asparagus in raised beds provides perennial asparagus plants a secluded spot for controlled growing conditions. It allows for undisturbed growth each year. A raised bed isolates the crop … [Read more...]

Frost Protection: How To Protect Plants From Frost

When the weather begins to get cooler gardeners know it's time to think about how to protect plants from frost. Gardeners know how freezing temperatures and deadly frosts can destroy their … [Read more...]

How To Use Plastic Sheeting In The Garden: Pros & Cons

The use of plastic sheeting in the garden proves to be a useful tool for some garden crops. What advantages and disadvantages does sheeting provide? How many different types of polyethylene … [Read more...]

Powdery Mildew: How To Get Rid Of Powdery Mildew In The Garden

Let's face it... The word "mildew" means different things to people. To the gardener "powdery mildew" is a fungi on vegetables. To the homeowner, it may be any discoloration or growth found in the … [Read more...]

Acid Soil: How To Make Soil More Acidic

Do you know that?... Acid soil determined with a soil pH test, exhibit differences in texture (or physical condition) and in fertility than neutral or alkaline soil. The degree of acidity or … [Read more...]

Boosting Your Garden Results With Epsom Salts

If you have a backyard, there's a great chance you have a garden. Some gardens flourish and some fall flat on their face. If you're looking for a way to give your garden that energetic boost and … [Read more...]

How To Make Heirloom Spaghetti Sauce Recipe

Canned tomato sauces can be bland and many are sweetened. You can turn your home grown, luscious heirloom tomatoes into a much tastier alternative. These natural tomatoes produce a richer sauce … [Read more...]

How To Use Food Scraps And Create A Robust Garden

One of the best ways to not only save money but to save the environment is to create a compost garden. All of your food scraps will go into this garden and it will help them regrow. If you have … [Read more...]

12 Subtle & Unexpected Benefits You Get When Tending a Garden

Many people think that tending to a garden is a hard job that provides few benefits. Sure, the garden looks nice, but for a lot of people, that is all there is to tending to a garden. However, … [Read more...]