How to Dry Herbs

October 23, 2019

With the weather getting colder, you might be wondering what to do with all of your herbs sitting outside. Drying herbs not only saves them from frost, but also ensures you’ll have plenty of seasonings for your winter meals without having to run to the store. Drying herbs also concentrates the flavors so you’ll need… Read more >

What is Dry Farming?

June 12, 2019

Dry farming, also known as dryland farming, is a type of farming where crops are grown without supplemental irrigation (some often refer to dry farming as farms that don’t use municipal water, as well). Dry farming techniques have been used for years and can be implemented at both large and small scales. In dry farming,… Read more >

What is Urban Farming?

May 17, 2019

Although it’s not a new concept, urban farming is becoming more and more of a trend each year, but what exactly is it? To put it simply, urban farming, or urban agriculture, is when you grow and produce food in a city or other heavily populated area, and you sell some or all of that… Read more >

Medicinal Plants You Can Grow in Your Garden

April 27, 2018

Medicinal plants can sometimes sound like a scary thing but these easy to find and grow plants all have wonderful health benefits. Always remember that you should start out with small doses of anything new so that you know how you tolerate it. It’s also important to know exactly where you’re getting these from. You… Read more >

5 Uses for Dandelions

April 20, 2018

If you’re been keeping an eye on your lawn and garden beds recently, you’ve probably noticed that dandelions are popping up left and right. Even though your first instinct may be to pull and toss them out, douse them in a weed killer, or weed whack them away…stop! Dandelions are not only some of the… Read more >