Garden Types


How to Turn a Raised Garden Bed Into a Greenhouse How to Turn a Raised Garden Bed Into a Greenhouse How to Turn a Raised Garden Bed Into a Greenhouse How to Turn a Raised Garden Bed Into a Greenhouse


With little time and money invested, backyard gardeners can extend their growing season by building a simple greenhouse over their raised...

Profile: Las Milpitas de Cottonwood Farm in Tucson, Arizona Profile: Las Milpitas de Cottonwood Farm in Tucson, Arizona Profile: Las Milpitas de Cottonwood Farm in Tucson, Arizona Profile: Las Milpitas de Cottonwood Farm in Tucson, Arizona


Community gardens are a great idea, and when done correctly, can bring communities together. This is the case in Tucson's Las Milpitas de...

Personal Food Computers: The Ultimate Community Garden? Personal Food Computers: The Ultimate Community Garden? Personal Food Computers: The Ultimate Community Garden? Personal Food Computers: The Ultimate Community Garden?


The Personal Food Computer (PFC) could have us creating our foods like a Star Trek replicator. Learn more about it here.

Methyl Jasmonate: Plant Defender and Communicator Methyl Jasmonate: Plant Defender and Communicator Methyl Jasmonate: Plant Defender and Communicator Methyl Jasmonate: Plant Defender and Communicator


For centuries, methyl jasmonate has been used in perfumes and teas as a component of the fragrance jasmine. It wasn’t until the middle of...

How to Grow Tubers, Bulbs, and Root Crops Using Hydroponics How to Grow Tubers, Bulbs, and Root Crops Using Hydroponics How to Grow Tubers, Bulbs, and Root Crops Using Hydroponics How to Grow Tubers, Bulbs, and Root Crops Using Hydroponics


We tend to treat potatoes, onions, carrots, and similar root and tuber crops as cheap commodity vegetables, but they have far more...

How Office Workers Can Benefit from Having a Garden On Site How Office Workers Can Benefit from Having a Garden On Site How Office Workers Can Benefit from Having a Garden On Site How Office Workers Can Benefit from Having a Garden On Site


Aside from producing healthy grub, the act of growing offers some major health boons. So, why not bring your garden to the office and...

Tips for Starting a Windowsill Garden Tips for Starting a Windowsill Garden Tips for Starting a Windowsill Garden Tips for Starting a Windowsill Garden


Though limited in size and variety, windowsill gardens still provide the satisfaction of growing your own food during the cold winter...

How and Why Millennials Are Making Urban Gardening Mainstream How and Why Millennials Are Making Urban Gardening Mainstream How and Why Millennials Are Making Urban Gardening Mainstream How and Why Millennials Are Making Urban Gardening Mainstream


Martha Stewart once said millennials don’t have the drive to learn how to grow a vegetable, but nothing could be further from the truth.

3 Types of High-Value Cash Crops to Grow Hydroponically 3 Types of High-Value Cash Crops to Grow Hydroponically 3 Types of High-Value Cash Crops to Grow Hydroponically 3 Types of High-Value Cash Crops to Grow Hydroponically


If your local grocery store is always out of certain produce that can be grown hydroponically, there might be an opportunity to fill that...

Organic Gardening Practices You Can Implement Indoors Organic Gardening Practices You Can Implement Indoors Organic Gardening Practices You Can Implement Indoors Organic Gardening Practices You Can Implement Indoors


Sustainable gardening is steadily becoming more popular in traditional, outdoor settings. However, as Eric Hopper explains, it’s possible...

Tips for Growing Plants in a Hydroponic Wick System Tips for Growing Plants in a Hydroponic Wick System Tips for Growing Plants in a Hydroponic Wick System Tips for Growing Plants in a Hydroponic Wick System


Wick systems are cheap and easy to set up, but they can take a lifetime to master. Here are a few tips.

5 Eco-friendly Design Ideas For Your Home and Garden 5 Eco-friendly Design Ideas For Your Home and Garden 5 Eco-friendly Design Ideas For Your Home and Garden 5 Eco-friendly Design Ideas For Your Home and Garden


These eco-design elements in the home not only make the house more environmentally friendly, but they can help improve the indoor growing...

Harvesting the Rain: How to Properly Collect Rainwater for Reuse in the Garden Harvesting the Rain: How to Properly Collect Rainwater for Reuse in the Garden Harvesting the Rain: How to Properly Collect Rainwater for Reuse in the Garden Harvesting the Rain: How to Properly Collect Rainwater for Reuse in the Garden


Whether it’s out of necessity, to lower your water bills, or to help the planet, harvesting rainwater can be rewarding.

Grow Food, Not Lawns with the Fleet Farming Method Grow Food, Not Lawns with the Fleet Farming Method Grow Food, Not Lawns with the Fleet Farming Method Grow Food, Not Lawns with the Fleet Farming Method


Fleet Farming began with one goal: to reduce pollution by helping homeowners transform their lawns into sustainable food gardens.

Symptoms of Sick Plants: Warning Signs All New Growers Need to Look Out For Symptoms of Sick Plants: Warning Signs All New Growers Need to Look Out For Symptoms of Sick Plants: Warning Signs All New Growers Need to Look Out For Symptoms of Sick Plants: Warning Signs All New Growers Need to Look Out For


Plants often give off warning signs when they’re not doing well. For new growers, it may be difficult to translate what these signs mean.

Peas, Beans, and Peanuts: How to Grow Legumes Hydroponically Peas, Beans, and Peanuts: How to Grow Legumes Hydroponically Peas, Beans, and Peanuts: How to Grow Legumes Hydroponically Peas, Beans, and Peanuts: How to Grow Legumes Hydroponically


While dried lentils are cheap enough to buy at the grocery store, fresh legumes have a place in your hydroponic garden.

The 6 Most Common Types of Hydroponic Systems Found in Modern Grow Rooms The 6 Most Common Types of Hydroponic Systems Found in Modern Grow Rooms The 6 Most Common Types of Hydroponic Systems Found in Modern Grow Rooms The 6 Most Common Types of Hydroponic Systems Found in Modern Grow Rooms


Hydroponic systems have come a long way since they were first envisioned. These are the six types of hydroponic systems that you will find...

Want To Go From Hydroponics To Soil? Here's a Quick Guide Want To Go From Hydroponics To Soil? Here's a Quick Guide Want To Go From Hydroponics To Soil? Here's a Quick Guide Want To Go From Hydroponics To Soil? Here's a Quick Guide


There are many reasons why cultivators might transplant their plants from hydroponic systems into soil. Here's how to go about it.

5 of the Easiest Crops to Grow in Small Spaces 5 of the Easiest Crops to Grow in Small Spaces 5 of the Easiest Crops to Grow in Small Spaces 5 of the Easiest Crops to Grow in Small Spaces


Here's how to grow your own private garden no matter where you live. Start off by choosing the most suitable edible plants that can be...

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