The Secret to Starting Herb Seeds

Herb seeds, unlike their more more-cultivated vegetable counterparts, need some extra care and attention to germinate properly.

A Roo Awakening: Nighttime Lists

As I attempt to drift off to sleep, my mind is reviewing my day’s to-do list, working on tomorrow’s list and remembering all the things I forgot.

Gaga for Ground Cherries

One of the crops I am most looking forward to growing from seed for the first time this year is ground cherries. I first tasted them a few years ago while visiting a friend’s farm.

Spring Seed Starting

I know that spring is just around the corner because the chickens have started to lay again. That’s always a good sign. There are, of course, other indications that spring is nearly here.