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Plant Your Weeds & Love Them, Too

It’s no secret: I’m an advocate for weeds. As soon as the first chickweed leaves are ready in the spring, I search for as many as I can greedily stuff into my mouth.

In the Line of Fungi Fire

Artillery fungus is causing a lot of problems for us this year. It’s an organism that breaks down wood and is commonly found across the United States, including in landscape mulch.

Crop Profile: Microgreens

Flavor-packed and easy to grow, microgreens make a great addition to your growing plant—and your menu.

Wild Fennel

Wild fennel is available in most Italian markets.


Porcini Mushrooms

Porcini mushrooms are fairly easy to cultivate and harvest.