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Cropped: How to Grow Heirloom Rice

Most rice varieties require a long, hot growing season. But farmers as far north as... (more)

Brian Barth
September 11, 2018
How to Choose the Right Tool for the Cut

Bypass loppers, bow saws, pole pruners, oh my!

Brian Barth
September 10, 2018
Five Ways to Turn Household Waste into Garden Gold

Learn to transform cardboard, stale beer and bits of trash into DIY fertilizers, pest control... (more)

Brian Barth
August 30, 2018
The Art of Tractor Maintenance

Five steps to keep your machine purring

Brian Barth
August 28, 2018
Five Garden Hacks to Grow a Better Garden

Get creative with these horticultural tips, while saving money, space, and your precious time

Brian Barth
August 27, 2018
How to Grow Cannabis In Your Garden

With weed well on its way to being legal, it's high time we talk about... (more)

Brian Barth
August 23, 2018
Where to Use Human Waste as Fertilizer”and Irrigation

Biosolids can be more useful in some places than others.

Dan Nosowitz
August 21, 2018
Roof-to-Garden: How to Irrigate with Rainwater

A Modern Farmer guide to rain tanks

Brian Barth
August 16, 2018
DIY Potting Soil Recipes for Mixing Potting Soil at Home

These "soilless” soil mixes are easy to make at home, saving you a bundle

Brian Barth
August 16, 2018