Get your organic garden off to a great start with plenty of inspiration — all available right here. Find out why organic gardening is the way to go in lawn care, vegetable gardening, herb gardens, flower gardening, container gardening and down to the very soil science. And see what everyday organic gardeners are growing in their very own home gardens. If you’ve got questions about organic gardening, organic soil or organic fertilizer that gets results, you’ll find the answers here.

Gardening
DIY Greenhouses

From repurpose and reuse to plans and kits, here are DIY greenhouse options to protect your plants over the winter and to start seeds in the warm mont

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Soil
Kellogg Amend Soil

As organic gardeners, we know that our gardens and the plants in them are only as healthy as the soil they grow in. If you are blessed with perfect so

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Gardening
Fun Foods to Ferment

Fermenting is one of the oldest forms of preserving food, and if you arean avid food gardener, you’ll be happy to know that there are countless fruits

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Gardening
Thyme Varieties

While all thyme plants are indeed edible, some are used more for culinary purposes while other fare best as ornamental ground covers. With over 300 th

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Growing
Growing Coffee Plants

There are few luxuries that are more enjoyable in life than a good cup of coffee. Well, maybe a good cup of coffee while sitting in the garden. So it’

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Growing
Sunflower Varieties

You’ve been growing flowers for a while now, and although you already know that every garden needs structure and year-round interest, you’ve hit a wal

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Growing
What is Rootstock?

When I was a young mother, I decided to get my certification as a Master Gardener, and in one of the classes our instructor gave us an overview of gra

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Growing
7 Flowers You Can Eat

I have a dream of devoting a large part of my garden to edible flowers. With the amount of entertaining we do, the thought of adding this surprising i

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Garden Tips
PLANT ROOTS 101

You know that old saying, “Out of sight, out of mind?” That’s typically true with plant roots — they’re underground, you know, so people don’t often t

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Community
Facts About Grass

While you may see grass everyday and notice nothing special about it, grass is one of the most fascinating plants in the world! There are many differe

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Animals
Top 3 Goat Breeds

I’m going to assume for the moment that you know if goats are permissible on your small property, if your neighbors are okay with you having goats on

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Community
Farmers Market Guide 

Maybe you’ve visited a farmers market before, or perhaps you’re a newbie and don’t know what to expect. Does this sound like you? Then you’re in luck

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Growing
Pumpkin Varieties

Do you love pumpkins as much as I do? Come October every year, I can’t wait to buy pumpkins for decorating, creating jack-o-lanterns, and baking. Last

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Gardening
The Meaning of Herbs

It’s well known that during the Victorian era, people used flowers as a way of sending secret messages to one another. Particular flowers had meanings

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Herb Gardening
COOL HERBS

  I should be more clear — I think all herbs are cool. They are my favorite plant group by far — if I had to choose only one type of plant to gro

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Gardening
Tomato Hornworms

  The tomato hornworm is a big green caterpillar with white stripes and a black horn-like protrusion on its rear. Because they can grow up to 4&#

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Videos
Life in the Soil 2

Learn what makes plants grow and how you can cultivate a thriving, sustainable garden – the natural way. “Life in the Soil” explains the s

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