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Garden hygiene: response to a question from Joan Axthelm

Joan Axthelm asked about our garden hygiene approach, specifically how we avoid eating pathogens or contaminated food from our garden. Here are our answers! …

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Gardening

Container Gardening Questions Answered!

We recently received a list of container gardening questions from a new gardener - our answers may be helpful to you as well!…

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Gardening

Yes, wisteria flowers are edible and they make delicious drinks

Wisteria flowers are edible, delicious, and nutritious. They're great eaten raw but you can also turn them into an amazing fermented sparkling cordial.…

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Gardening

DIY grow lights: easily grow garden seedlings, microgreens, and more

These DIY grow lights are affordable, easy to set up, and can produce hundreds or even thousands of dollars in edible plants each year! …

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Gardening

Help us name this amazing new pot moving device!

When we needed a pot moving device for our citrus, there was only man for the job: John Robertson of Pecan Dale Farmstead. …

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Gardening

How to grow organic bottle gourds

Want to know how to grow bottle gourds (Lagenaria siceraria) organically? From seed to harvesting to drying, we'll show you how. …

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Gardening

The Ultimate Gardening Gift Guide (for any budget)

Looking for the perfect gardening gift for the gardener in your life? Check out our gardening gift guide! …

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Gardening

How to grow organic bananas in non-tropical ag zones

Want to grow organic bananas in a non-tropical climate? We did it, and here's what we learned... …

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Gardening

Root pouch: a helpful new tool for patio and container gardening

Root pouches make growing healthy plants in containers considerably easier. Find out why here! …

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Gardening

Perennial Power: 5 Fruit and Nut Trees You Should Plant This Fall

Plant these high-performing perennial fruit and nut trees today, and you'll get food for a lifetime AND pass something on to future generations. …

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Gardening

5 ways to grow a fall and winter garden no matter where you live

Would you like to be able to harvest fresh food from your very own fall and winter garden no matter where you live? Here's how! …

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Gardening

A message from Fred the Gulf Fritillary Butterfly

We've had the pleasure of getting to know Fred the Gulf fritillary butterfly this summer. He'd like to tell you a little about himself and his friends.…

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Foraged Gardening

Pawpaw recipe: pawpaw passionfruit sorbet

Pawpaws (Asimina triloba) are a delicious native fruit perfect for making into sorbets and other treats. Here's our favorite pawpaw recipe!…