Its tomato season – and that means its time to start tying up tomatoes and peppers in the garden! Whether you use tomato stakes, cages, trellis lines, or a homemade hybrid Stake-A-Cage structure like we use to support plants, it’s
During the summer months, when you have your grill fired up several times a week, be sure to give grilled sweet corn a try! It is the easiest way and most delicious way to cook corn on the cob. Although
When it comes to creating a healthier garden and a better harvest – thinning, trimming and pruning vegetable plants is a must! An overgrown garden is an open invitation to disease and pests. Not to mention, it makes it difficult
When it comes to fertilizing vegetable plants, flowers, containers or hanging baskets, a few simple secrets can create big success! Of course, growing healthy, vibrant and great looking plants all starts with good soil. But even the best of soils
When you head to a picnic you will almost always find a big crockpot or dish full of baked beans. It is an American staple at each summertime holiday gathering and in Europe you will even find baked beans served
When it comes to defending your outdoor living space from pests, nothing quite compares to battling mosquitoes. Whether it’s working in the garden, sitting under the pavilion, or enjoying a night around the fire pit, we love to be outdoors.
By simply avoiding a few common tomato planting mistakes, you can be well on your way to growing and harvesting your best tomato crop ever this year! Tomatoes are one of the most beloved crops of the home vegetable gardener.
This is the absolute best sweet pickle recipe that I have ever made or eaten! When tasting this recipe some people guess that they are bread and butter pickles. That is because they are a sweet pickle. However, in reality,
Want to stop slugs from ruining your vegetable and flower gardens without having to resort to using pesticides? Then we have you covered! Slugs can cause serious damage to all kinds of plants in the landscape. From tender young vegetable
Do organic liquid fertilizers really work? You bet your all-natural, high-yielding, gorgeous plants they do! Ever since planting our first garden at the farm back in 2011, we have grown our crops using a 100 percent organic approach. We use