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Book Review: The Garden Primer by Barbara Damrosch

Not everyone is born a farmer or a gardener but it is a skill that is worth learning for everyone. Still, lots of people find themselves intimidated when first starting out. 433 more words

How to Help Protect Your Organic Garden from Frost

Do you slave over your organic garden all spring and summer, then go into a panic once the signs of colder weather start rolling in? Don’t worry too much. 445 more words

Eco-friendly Gardening

You too can make your vegetable and herb gardening seasons longer

For many years, we have successfully extended our growing seasons for vegetables and herbs. We do not have a greenhouse and we do not spend much time or money creating effective cold weather protection. 32 more words


Tips For Growing More Food in a Small Space

Organic gardens come in all shapes and sizes. Some people may tend them as a hobby, while others may use the fruits and vegetables to help feed their families. 505 more words

Organic Gardening

November in the Garden


Here in Florida, we miss out on the changing leaves that many other areas are enjoying.  Still, the weather is beautiful as cooler, dry weather moves in.   385 more words

Green joy

In January, my annual seed-ordering frenzy commenced, and the promise of green, new life was enough to get me through the ensuing cold and rainy months. 457 more words


The secret life of a backyard at night

I live in a suburban part of town. There’s lots of houses close together, though some of us have good sized backyards. It’s a quiet place with a little hint of mother nature — birds, squirrels, and some rabbits. 531 more words