4 Chemicals that Could Be Killing Your Soil

In an effort to provide extra nutrition to your garden soil, you could inadvertently be adding harmful chemicals. Use these tips to make smarter fertilizing decisions.

Kid-Friendly, Animal-Friendly Homegrown Feed

Feeding animals out of the garden during summer is a great way to save a little money on feed, as well as provide the health benefits of natural homegrown fruits and veggies. For our little farm hands, though, it can also mean inadvertently making the animals sick.

cold frame

Build a Cold Frame from a Storm Door

Larger than your typical cold frame, these plans will help you construct a place to extend the growing season of your favorite garden vegetables.

Let There Be Light

Is Daylight Saving Time inspiring you to get ready for spring?

Start New Plants with Root Cuttings

If you’re looking for an easy project to start soon after the ground thaws, consider making new plants from root cuttings. It’s a great and inexpensive way to expand your garden, and spring and early fall are great times to do it.