Infographic: Victory Gardens – A Winning Formula

When you plant a victory garden, you bring history to life. These gardens were popular during World Wars I and II, planted by citizens to support the cause and provide the public with fresh vegetables. In this infographic, we take a closer look at how victory gardens benefited America, as well as how you can […]

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Picking Produce: The Best Times to Harvest Your Fall Crop

Peak gardening season might be over, but the crops don’t stop for fall weather. Plenty of produce comes to fruition during the fall and throughout the winter, and once they reach the harvesting stage, you’ll have to know how and when to pick them. This will depend on the climate in which you live, but […]

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When Is the Right Time to Harvest Your Produce?

Whether in your garden or at the grocery store, picking produce at the optimal time helps ensure maximum enjoyment. Harvest your fruits and veggies just as they ripen for the best flavor, texture, and juiciness. But how do you know when the time is right? Take advantage of our tips to help you identify the […]

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Succession Planting: What It Means for Second-Season Crops

Homegrown vegetables are a delight throughout the spring and summer months, but with succession planting, both farmers and backyard gardeners can produce these family favorites for up to nine months out of the year. Succession planting refers to several planting methods where an additional crop is planted immediately after the initial one is harvested. It […]

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The Buzz Behind "Organic"

The Buzz Behind “Organic”

As if it was the next big thing in fashion, or a new hairstyle, “organic” is trending. You’ve likely seen the hashtag #organic while scrolling through Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook, and you may have even used the “superfoods” sticker for your daily matcha latte Snap. More and more publishers are writing about the benefits of […]

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