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Given the capricious nature of the weather I am doing my regular planting two weeks later than usual.
How can you tell if your vegetables contain enough nutrients to keep you healthy?
Seed potatoes will soon be available at garden centres. Why grow our own when they're so cheap and easy to buy?
Almost every day I see another magazine article or media blurb insisting we need some new miracle food.
If you are growing your own fruits and vegetables the best investment you can make in your health is a soil analysis.
Well-maintained tools can turn gardening from a chore to a delight.
David believes it’s his job to make me happy so he encouraged me to dig up every usable square inch of the yard for food growing.
“Eleanor, someone’s thrown a rusty bicycle wheel into your backyard!”
Planning the garden might be the most important part in its creation.
It is possible to grow a pretty good garden without a plan and it may seem easier just to wing it
We gardeners celebrate what’s really important this time of year — a fresh canvas to plan and play with.
This is the time of year when the closest we get to our gardens is the pantry, which is literally filled with the fruits of our labour.
David grows flowers; while some of them are edible, they are not much use during the winter months.
Gardening becomes more productive when we figure out what does and does not work in our own plots.
One must encourage a man when he’s prepared to do the cooking, so when David gets a notion to rustle
While our gardening ancestors strove to remove the bitter from our foods they inadvertently removed nutrients as well.
Author Sue Shephard has written a book entitled Pickled, Potted and Canned, a delightful
In 1955 A. G. Puttock inherited a piece of furniture from his grandfather and inside a drawer he found
Decent garlic, the kind local growers sell at summer markets, tastes so much better than the
Just because a little typhoon shredded my tomato tent that took hours to erect, the season isn’t over, it