Fall is a good time for roots, but proper planting techniques, attention and care are needed to keep the complex underground network healthy and active.
Knowing about the place and the plants and also being prepared are key to collecting wild seeds and later planting them on your property.
These efforts will ultimately help our suburbs become spaces that nourish people, plants and wildlife as well as clean the air and water.
The Women, Food & Agriculture Network, or WFAN, aims to create an ecological and just food and agricultural system through individual and community power.
Your body is crucial equipment for farm work. Here’s how to use your mind to choose the proper clothing for the many tasks of farming.
On a trip from Kentucky to the Midwest, I learned about my own family homesteading roots as well as American traditions in farming and land stewardship.
Sunflowers have multiple components that are good for food, structure, pollination and medicinal uses. Here’s an overview of this remarkable plant.
Using still photos or video, anyone can make a short nature documentary. Here’s how to choose and approach your subjects for the best results.
Pay attention to the signals unwanted plants are sending, and you might find these weeds are quite perfectly suited for their environment.