A farmer spreading grass clippings in the woods was surprised to find an undiscovered patch of daylilies struggling to reach the sunlight.
More than just a deliverer of delicious fruit, cherry trees provide picking opportunities for family and friends to celebrate together.
Homemade tea and jellies used to be commonplace—until researchers suggested that a sassafras root ingredient was potentially carcinogenic.
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.
Nut trees can be an important and sustainable food source for small farmers. Here’s a breakdown of different varieties you might want to consider growing.
Worried about the coronavirus? These fun farming ideas will give your mind a break from COVID-19 while working from home and practicing social distancing.
A tropical fruit that doesn’t grow in the tropics (it loves the Midwest), pawpaw is a tasty, custard-like fruit with distinct advantages for small farmers.
Trees are critical to our ecosystem and provide numerous benefits to growers. This infographic shows tips for successfully planting trees on your land.