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Organic Pest Control for Garden Bugs While some of our fellow gardeners are still waiting for the growing season to come around, we here in...

Lasagna Gardening Layers Forget your broad fork, turn off that tiller, and stop all that weeding! One of my favorite quotes is: "Just because it's always...

Interview with Dr. Thomas Cowan of Dr. Cowan's Garden on Specialty Crops to Grow We could spend days talking with Dr. Thomas Cowan! He has...

Have you created your own garden oasis? If you'd like to share it with us on Facebook, we'll add it to this article for more...

Moles vs Voles First, let's clarify the difference between these oft-confused critters. Voles and moles are often confused one for the other. Having similar sounding...

The Accidental Blackberry Farmer It's not unusual for an interest to turn into a business. That's what happened to Robert Hays of Hays Blackberry Farms. Bob...

A Backyard Homestead Setup for Sustainable Living Don't be intimidated by the term homesteading. Sure, homesteading originally meant acres of land. People who were given allotments of land...

Got Yard? Farm it! When it comes to farming, most people think of acres of land and row upon row of single crops. Even when...

Upcycle 55 Gallon Drums for Raised Bed Gardens and EarthBoxes Got drums? They can be great for raised bed gardens, earth boxes, rain barrels and...

By Carol Schleich Talk about companion planting... Last summer while attempting to fight off two invaders I learned something - just call it irony. Part of my...