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Seeding Your Lawn? Try Mixing Grass Species

It’s time for seeding in the Southeastern US. Don’t start before reading this.

Dan Nosowitz
May 10, 2019
This Urban Farm Grows Strawberries in Shipping Containers in Central Paris

Agricool cultivates juicy berries using aeroponics.

Mónica R. Goya
April 4, 2019
Kentucky Is Hoping to Become the California of Hemp

The unlikely hemp pioneer is growing.

Dan Nosowitz
March 28, 2019
10 New Vegetables and Herbs for Your Garden This Spring

Branch out this year with varieties that will bring new flavors to your table.

Brian Barth
March 25, 2019
Gardeners Were Right: Marigolds DO Help Prevent Tomato Pests

Scientists finally figured out why and how.

Dan Nosowitz
March 15, 2019
Seven Crops to Plant in Late Winter

A select few fruits and vegetables can be planted long before the rest.

Brian Barth
March 5, 2019
The Rise and Rise of the Artisanal Hemp Farm. From Seed-to-CBD, our...

Oregon’s Frogsong Farm crafts an approach to growing cannabis that promises to last beyond the... (more)

Brian Barth
February 25, 2019
China Says It Has Sprouted Plants on the Moon

Moon-farming, it turns out, is really hard.

Dan Nosowitz
January 22, 2019