Yard and Garden

Practical advice for gardening and yard maintence. Advice on growing flowers, trees, shrubs, vegetables, fruit and herbs. Plus, lawn care, structures and machinery.

Do's and Don’ts of Sowing Seeds

By Paul Matson and Lucy Anna Scott

Follow these sowing guidelines for a successful start to your growing season and enjoy abundant veggies throughout the year.

Pruning Foliage Hedges

by David Squire

Learn to prune hedges by following a few simple tips.

Seeds 101

By Leah

All about seeds and their growth.

Carrots Love Tomatoes...

By Leah

Planning the placement of plants for the spring garden.


A Cure for the Midwinter Blues

By Leah

Planning the garden in January.

Year-Round Gardening Tasks

By Kelly Orzel

Use these checklists to take care of your garden in every season.

Ouch! Roses and Fire Ants

By Renee-Lucie Benoit

I love roses. I don't love fire ants.

Capper's Farmer Holiday Gift Guide 2017: For the Yard & Garden

Find the perfect gift for the yard or garden enthusiast in your life.