Although onions can be planted in either the spring or fall, fall planted onions are a great way to enjoy an earlier and larger bulbed harvest from next year’s garden. Fall onions grow in much the same fashion as a
If there is one portion of the garden that always seems to intrigue visitors, it is the little section where we grow our popcorn. At first, most touring the garden assume it is simply a few rows of sweet corn.
When it comes to planting garlic in the fall, a few simple tips go a long way toward creating a great harvest early next summer! Garlic is one of our most beloved crops to grow. In fact, we grew it
Plain and simple – there is no better path to a healthier, more productive, low-maintenance garden than planting a fall cover crop. And as if that wasn’t enough, it is one of the easiest gardening chores you will ever perform!
It has been an incredible year in the garden, including an overwhelming harvest of quite simply, our best sweet red pepper plant ever! And that pepper plant we speak of is none other than the sweet Italian Roaster. It is
Believe it or not, there are a few summer garden chores that when performed, can have a major impact on the health and productivity of next year’s garden. And not only that, they also help to minimize future weeds and
Without a doubt, one of the most successful garden experiments we have ever trialed in our garden here at the OWG farm is the growing of cucumbers in straw bales. In fact, ever since our first attempt three years back,
Looking for a way to get those struggling tomato plants in your garden to grow bigger and better? This has been a rough year for quite a few folks when it comes to gardening. And especially for those who love
Quite simply, when you prune pepper and tomato plants, great things happen for your crop! For starters, pruning helps plants grow bigger, stronger and healthier. And it helps to keep disease and insects at bay as well. Pruning even helps
When we started our little 3 acre farm and garden back in 2010, we created our first DIY compost bins from a couple of salvaged pallets. And then we got busy making compost. And lots of it! When it comes