Homemade tea and jellies used to be commonplace—until researchers suggested that a sassafras root ingredient was potentially carcinogenic.
Scratch Brewing Company co-owner Marika Josephson tells us how fallen leaves, chanterelle mushrooms and fermented acorns and are all part of the brewery’s process.
Frying peppers are the oft-forgotten pepper—outshone by bell peppers and hot peppers—but deserve gardeners’ and hobby farmers’ attention, too.
You don’t need much land—or any—to start your medicinal herb container garden. Grow these plants indoors or out for a beautiful and healthful garden.
Too late for seed potatoes? As long as they're free of growth inhibitors, even run-of-the-mill potatoes can thrive in large containers.
Are you planning to start a small fruit tree orchard this year? Graph paper and colored markers can help you plot the best location for every tree.