gardening

5 Easiest Herbs to Grow in Kitchen Gardens

There’s a reason why herb gardens are often called ‘kitchen’ gardens. Firstly, they can be grown right in your kitchen, indoors, any time of year! And secondly, it seems natural… See More

Map Your Gardening Zone

Depending on your location, the view out your window could look like this…. OR some version of this… Either way, this time of year can present a few welcome, or much maligned, teaser… See More

7 Best Ways to Eat Organic on a Budget

Hippocrates said it best, “Let Food Be Thy Medicine, and Medicine Be Thy Food.” How can you translate this ancient wisdom into success in a more expensive modern world? These… See More

Top 5 Tips for Growing Garlic

This is final call for garlic planting on the West coast and in the Pacific Northwest so we rounded up the top 5 tips for growing garlic. Giving close attention to… See More

Eat Your Yard: Zucchini

Editor’s note: With long hot days spreading across the land, don’t give up on getting some heat-loving plants started in the ground or large pots. You’ll be able to eek… See More

Go Organic with Indoor Seed Starts

In the Pacific Northwest, it’s the time of year when veggie gardeners are prepping for bountiful Spring harvests by planting spring veggies indoors from seed to produce healthy, strong starts…. See More

Small Garden Reaps Big Harvest

Now, regarding this photo. You might think we were just puttin’ on the tease with this organismic shot of summer deliciousness, and you’d be right! The depth of winter is… See More

Grow Fresh Herbs with Healthy Soil

Check out this primer on growing herbs year round.

Grow Food, Not Lawns

Why would anyone want a lawn? Sure, it makes a great space for kids to play, but most homeowners are literal slaves to their lawns: mowing, weeding, and dumping tons… See More

From Farm to School in Rogue Valley

There are some very lucky schools with healthy students in Southern Oregon thanks to The Rogue Valley Farm to School program. By connecting local growers with area schools, Farm to School… See More