An effective IPM (integrated pest management) strategy brings out the detective, researcher and reporter in us all to control destructive garden bugs.
A riparian buffer (planted land along a waterway) can add value, protect environmental conditions and even produce income for your farm.
Save money, energy, and wear and tear on your clothes without sacrificing your home’s visual appeal
with an attractive line-drying device.
Adding amphibian habitat is simple, good for your garden—and good for these troubled creatures, too. Here’s how you can build a shelter for frogs and toads.
In central Kentucky, a resourceful family lives and works on an off-grid homestead with the help of a greenhouse, extensive gardens and a working sawmill.
From the time and money you’ll save to the benefits for pollinators and the planet, there’s never been a better time to grow a grass-free yard.
You can heat your water using just the sun. Not to be confused with solar power arrays, solar thermal systems turn sunshine into relaxing, hot showers.