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.

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.


Cucumber Beetles vs. Erin

By Erin Sheehan

Homemade pickles and relish are staples around our house, but growing cucumbers can be a real challenge.

Guide to Soil Characteristics

By Charles P. Mazza

It is important that you understand the soil characteristics of your garden if you want to make the most of your planting endeavors.

Helpful Tips for Site Assessment

By Charles P. Mazza

Learn the basics of site assessment with this guide, and maximize your available yard and garden space.

Seedlings Everywhere

By Sheila Julson

It's that time of year again - empty milk jugs, egg cartons and plastic containers pile up to serve as temporary greenhouses for young seedlings.

Subscribe today

Capper's FarmerWant to rediscover what made grandma’s house the fun place we all remember? Capper’s Farmer — the newly restored publication from the rural know-how experts at Grit.com — updates the tried-and-true methods your grandparents used for cooking, crafting, gardening and so much more. Subscribe today and discover the joys of homemade living and homesteading insight — with a dash of modern living — that makes up the new Capper’s Farmer.

Save Even More Money with our automatic renewal savings plan!

Pay now with a credit card and take advantage of our automatic renewal savings plan. You save an additional $6 and get 4 issues of Capper's Farmer for only $16.95 (USA only).

Or, Bill Me Later and I'll pay just $22.95 for a one year subscription!

Facebook Pinterest Instagram YouTube Twitter

Free Product Information Classifieds

click me