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.

This Old Garden

By Leah

A look at some gardening techniques, then and now.

All About Potted Plants, Compost and Additives

By Josie Jeffery

Plan ahead for the best growing conditions for your seeds by selecting the right pot, compost and additives.

A Comprehensive Guide to Beekeeping Basics

By Abigail R. Gehring

Whether an urbanite or country-raised, now is the time to begin keeping bees. Enjoy fresh honey, help the environment, and care for these little critters!

Old Fashioned Pollination

By Susan Berry, horticulturist/homesteader

Encouraging pollinators toward your garden the old-fashioned way!


Year-Round Gardening Advice

By Linda Gilkeson

Anyone can find wisdom within these low-maintenance gardening tips, so you can bring homegrown produce to the table all year long!

Tips for Balcony and Roof Gardening

By David Squire

Is balcony or roof gardening practical?

It's Sedimentary, My Dear Watson

By Renee-Lucie Benoit

An easy way to find out what kind of soil you have.

Soil Management Practices for Your Farm or Garden

By Rebecca Thistlethwaite

Follow these soil management practices while farming or gardening to keep your soil bank healthy and your plants and crops flourishing.

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