If you’re like me, you’ve heard a lot about community gardens. The gardens seem to be everywhere, and I’m constantly seeing news stories about them. I heard about them so much, I began to wonder, what is a community garden? I did some research and learned a lot about these unique forms of community involvement.Let […]
We’ve pulled together some of the most useful gardening terms to know. Before you start working your green thumb, make sure to read this guide!
Choosing a new garden hose sounds simple. Once you start digging into the options, though, a vast variety awaits. It all depends on the amount of use the hose will get, how long it needs to be, the water temperature or pressure required, the durability and materials desired, and more. This article examines the options […]
Whether you garden for necessity, pleasure or profit, being able to control pests and other undesirable critters from ruining your crop are essential. If you are trying to raise organically grown vegetables, pesticides are out of the question. Being able to naturally dissuade pests from taking up residence in your garden and ruining the fruits […]
At its core, gardening is a noble practice that builds virtues: attentiveness, nurture, perspective and respect for the living earth, for example. Above all, tending to the soil instills patience, as gardeners and farmers wait for their hard work to arrive at an edible ending. At the same time, patience has its limits even among […]