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...

Gift of the Season The hard yellow pears hung accusingly for days, and several simply dried upon the branch, exuding their somewhat sweet nectar to the joy of...

Propagate Plants from Cuttings - 4 Minute Guide to Clones and Cloning Nature is so cool! It's so easy to grow one plant and from...

Making the Old New Again Gardeners tend to be a frugal and crafty bunch. It just seems that gardening and do-it-yourself projects go hand in hand. We...

If you like geeking out on garden gadgets, then you might enjoy perusing some of our favorites. These are items we use regularly... including...

Interested in Growing Mushrooms Mushroom cultivation is growing thing too, ya'll! Most gardeners think of growing vegetables and maybe some fruits. We tend to forget about...