western white pine

The Aroma of Pine Is Good Therapy

A Japanese researcher is among those who’ve found that pine and other coniferous trees help purify air and help human immune systems.

how to dry seeds

How to Dry Seeds: 3 Techniques for Success

Saving your own seeds saves money and lets you always grow your favorite varieties. Learn how to dry seeds before storing them for use in next year’s garden.

controlled burns

7 Safety Tips for a Controlled Burn

Controlled burns can be useful, but even with training and tools, a burn can quickly become a runaway wildfire. Here are safety tips.