Instant Organic Garden: Building raised beds
The trick is the supports and seams sown into the design that make the fabric garden stand up without any sagging. For hard surfaces like ... In pots or planters, plant roots grow up to the edge and start to circle around the inside of the pot or ...
Talking Shop: John Kovacs, owner of Cold Springs Greenhouse
Sky Hi Daily News
Farmed bedding plants, Veggies and a lot of tomatoes back in New Jersey with his Brothers. Moved to Grand County in ... Competition is welcome – Competition keeps you on your toes and makes you want to grow a better product. Always make sure your ...
Gardening 101: What you need to know before trying out that green thumb
Mansfield News Journal
For example, some vegetables — such as spinach, leaf lettuce and cabbage — don't need as much light, so they can be tucked under taller plants, such as tomatoes, without the risk of damage. ... They can be trickier to grow. He suggests taking a ...
Exotica is just a click away now
Isle of Wight County Press
This week there's a tomato and an aubergine from Italy, but the magic's gone out of it somehow. My Italian is less than ... The growing instructions are the same as tomatoes, and, like them, they can also be grown in large pots, which can help best ...
East Bay Express
How To Grow Organic Pot
East Bay Express
Growing pot organically in one's backyard can be a safe, rewarding, affordable way to obtain the botanical remedy. But coaxing decent medicine from ... Often they've been under indoor lights 18 to 24 hours a day, and planting them outdoors in the ...
Unraveling the mysteries of olive oil
Vail Daily News
Lewis said he's seen a steadily growing demand for artisan olive oil and predicted that in a few years, foodies will be discussing olive oil the way they discuss wine. In fact, some restaurants, such as Avon's Vin 48, already ... One might taste like a ...
2014: A Time to Renew
Tomatoes, peppers, zucchini and lettuce all grow well in containers. The trick to having success with these plants is the pot that you put them into. Stay away from decorative terracotta as the clay dries your plants out. Instead, go with a recycled ...
Beekman Boys to Make First Appearance on Cape Cod
Called “the next Martha Stewart's” and “one of the fastest growing lifestyle brands in America,” the Beekman Boys' journey began when they bought the Beekman Farm in upstate New York. A mere five years later they ... Then, on Saturday, guests will be ...
Maggy Button: Tips from mom for the kitchen
My mom told me many things when I was growing up, including: My face would "one day freeze like that" when I was making a face at her or something I didn't like at the moment; I should always wear clean, unripped underwear "in case you get into an ...
Down in the patch
Taranaki Daily News
People still have apples and tomatoes growing in home gardens. Cherry tomatoes continue to fruit, soaking up the ... great for hanging baskets, pots and borders. The trick is to put dried blood in when you are potting the flowers up or placing in the ...
Tips for harvesting your own sustainably grown medical weed. by David Downs Spring has sprung, and if you're thinking about growing some medical cannabis this year, it's time to get cracking. Growing pot organically in one's backyard can be a safe, rewarding, affordable way to obtain the botanical remedy.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ] Read more
Start Your Engines - Planting Cool Season Crops: Late March into early April is the time to start planting cool season crops outdoors from seed. This usually includes vegetables like lettuce, broccoli, cabbage, onions and more. Read more
Have you ever wondered if you have a green thumb? Now that spring finally has sprung, it is the perfect time to head outside and find out by starting a small garden. Read more