Nepeta cataria is commonly known as catnip, because cats go mad for it. Growing catnip in your garden is a good idea if you have cats, just for the entertainment value of watching how they react. Learn how to grow catnip from seed so that your cat has his own supply.
Organic vegetable gardening can be cheap and easy if you follow my tips. Get started this springtime. Here's how to grow organic vegetables at home.
Diatomaceous Earth is a material composed of tiny diatoms and mined to be used as a safe pest control, food additive, and for numerous other uses. Chemically-altered DE is also used in pool filters.
We recently installed a waystation garden for Monarchs. The best time to begin? This fall.
Raised bed gardening saves time and effort. If you want to do this right the first time, I have tips that will help. After building 3 raised bed gardens we know what works and what doesn't!
Companion planting is a method of arranging plants together in the garden so they do much of the work for you. For ex., a sense of harmony is created when corn, beans and squash are planted together.
I love growing my own herbs and always have some fresh Rosemary growing in the yard, however during the cold winters it’s not possible to maintain an outside herb garden. I therefore realized I need to learn how to make an indoor herb garden
How and why to grow Duckweed Lemna for Sustainable Homesteads
This article aims to show the dangers of genetically modified crops and foods, and expose the lies and deception behind the bush for GMO's.
The herbs I grow in my garden for the kitchen, cooking, decorating salad dishes and herbal teas; including some of the less common herbs; images, description and culinary uses are given for each.