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How to Grow and Harvest Grains in Your Backyard

Bread, beer, and pasta all originate with a planting of grain seed in fall. Be... (more)

Brian Barth
August 31, 2015
How to Harvest and Dry Herbs

Herb gardens will go dormant in a few months, but the desire to cook with... (more)

Brian Barth
August 17, 2015
How to Grow Your Own Tomatoes, Part 6: Saving Seeds

You can practically guarantee you're growing the tastiest tomatoes - while cutting costs - by... (more)

Shepherd Ogden
August 13, 2015
How to Grow Your Own Tomatoes, Part 5: Harvesting

Within two months of plunking tomato seedlings in the ground, the fruit should be filling... (more)

Brian Barth
August 6, 2015
Now’s the Time to Think About Your Fall Garden

Growing a cold-weather garden to maturity means getting started in mid- to late-summer.

Brian Barth
July 30, 2015
How to Build a Drip Irrigation System

Back before there were smartphones, there was smart irrigation.

Brian Barth
July 16, 2015
How to Attract Beneficial Bugs

The bug eating bugs are the ones you want in your garden.

Brian Barth
June 25, 2015