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Farm Sprouts: Bedtime Bath Teas

Create a relaxing bath-time ritual with your children to softly segue them into bedtime stories and sleep.

How To Grow And Dry Herbal Teas

Timing, handling and storage are key to making the most of your garden harvest so you can enjoy it throughout the year.

Healthy Hens

  Photo by iStockphoto/Thinkstock Herbs and garlic can help keep your flock in fine shape. Poultry are susceptible to a dismaying variety of diseases and health problems caused by viruses, bacteria, parasites, nutrient deficiencies and other factors. Marek’s disease, infectious coryza and Newcastle disease are just a few of the nasty illnesses circulating the bird […]

Vegetable Walnut Quick Bread

Photo by Rachael Brugger In a world where once summer hits, zucchini bread seems to be the only logical use for the summer squash piling up on the counter, I love the way this vegetable quick bread turns the usual on its head. Quick breads are so often sweet, even when made with overgrown zucchini, […]

Pruning Herbs

Use our Green Thumb advice for pruning herbs in your garden.

Growing Sage

Sage grows well in warm climates without much water.