Posts Tagged ‘gardening’

Choosing the Right Garden Tools for Your Vegetable Garden (video)

Choosing the Right Garden Tools for Your Vegetable Garden (video)

For those with little direct gardening experience, this introductory video will help you choose the right garden tools to properly manage your vegetable garden.

Vegetable Literacy: Deborah Madison Describes Some Plant Families

Vegetable Literacy: Deborah Madison Describes Some Plant Families

Deborah Madison talks about some of the botanical families, and their edible members that are organized by chapter in her new book, Vegetable Literacy.

Introducing Insectary Plants for Your Garden (video)

Introducing Insectary Plants for Your Garden (video)

Master Gardener Jen Aron talks about the different insectary plants she has in her garden, and the beneficial insects they attract.

Cover Crop for the Home Garden

Cover Crop for the Home Garden

Master Gardener Jen Aron talks about her favorite cover crop: buckwheat.

Front Yard Farming: Are You Ready for a Solar Powered Chicken Coop?

Front Yard Farming: Are You Ready for a Solar Powered Chicken Coop?

September 08, 2011 Here I am working on replacing my lawn with edibles and along comes this nifty idea: a front yard chicken coop. But wait, it’s designed to improve my front lawn as the chickens feed, forage, scratch, and fertilize the ground. Can I have a lawn and grow food too? It’s a solar […]