To forget how to dig the earth and to tend the soil is to forget ourselves.   – Mohandas K. Gandhi        

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Is Your Garden Drought Resistant?
What's the weather forecast? That is serious information for gardeners who are worried that their gardens may not be resistant[...]
How to Make Gardening Easier: My 9 Top Tips
We gardeners are always searching for ways to make gardening easier. Gardening is enjoyable, rewarding, relaxing... and hard work There[...]
Tips for Gardeners From Around the Web
This week I've had fun exploring articles on the web, and I've gathered together some crafty ideas and smart tips for gardeners[...]
Intensive Vegetable Gardening Methods for Small Spaces
Are you using intensive vegetable gardening methods to grow and harvest the most possible produce in your available space? Perhaps[...]
Spring Cleanup Tasks to Refresh Your Perennial Borders
You've likely been counting the days until you can get out in the cool but pleasant sunshine after a winter[...]
Top Ten Crops for an Edible Balcony Garden
The Balcony Garden Recently we moved to a condo, and boy, do I miss my extensive gardens. One of the[...]
7 Questions to Consider Before Choosing a Greenhouse
Have you been thinking about choosing a greenhouse to extend your growing season? You've been growing some of your own[...]
The Winter Garden: Plan Now for Year Round Pleasure
The Pleasures of a Winter Garden We have our first snowfall here at the west coast - perhaps the only[...]
How to Grow Microgreens to Add Nutritional Punch
Why Grow Microgreens? In the gray cold days of winter you can still enjoy fresh organic greens by growing microgreens.[...]
8 Tips for Bird Watching in your Yard
Did you know bird watching is the second most popular pastime in North America, second only to gardening? I can[...]
Oriental Poppies – a Garden Favorite
Jazz up your garden with oriental poppies In my morning and evening walks, I've noticed multitudes of oriental poppies adding[...]
Three Super Simple Composting Methods
Here are three simple ways to create your own fertile and rich soil-enriching compost. Fall is a great time to[...]