Sometimes things go wrong in a worm bin and fruit flies develop. Learn how to get rid of them quickly, and how to avoid getting them again in the future.
A permaculture swale is a technique for capturing and storing water in a garden. Learn how to build a swale in the residential landscape.
A permaculture swale is a technique that captures water for irrigation and slowing runoff. Learn what a swale is and why you might need one in your yard.
Our first worm bin was a gift, and we fussed over our new collection of worms like new parents. Unfortunately, our inexperience led to some problems. Here’s a look at the new bin, the mistakes we made, and the problems that ensued.
Are you ready to get a jumpstart on the gardening season this year? In this February Garden Guide, find out what to do this month.
Are you determined to have a bigger and better garden this year? In this January Garden Guide, find out what to do this month to have a successful garden.
Currant bushes are a great addition to the edible landscape. See how we grow them in our front yard landscape, and find out how to use currants in the kitchen.
Are you growing a winter garden or putting the garden to rest until spring? Here’s how to reap winter harvests as well as prepare for a successful spring.