By Carly Price, August 26, 2014
When you donate to the Whole Kids Foundation® “Growing Healthy Kids” campaign every penny goes directly to help provide school garden and salad bar grants, as well as nutrition and wellness education for teachers. All of these programs further the nonprofit organization’s healthy mission: helping kids eat better and enjoy it.
By Cecilia Nasti, August 20, 2014
Cultivate a crop of new gardeners by getting kids involved in growing edibles and ornamentals.
By Cecilia Nasti, August 2, 2014
You're not alone if you put off weeding your garden beds so long that you cannot face the amount of time and effort it will take tidy them up again. No sweat. You have the sun on your side.
By Sophia Bielenberg, July 31, 2014
Sprouts are easy and quick to grow – all you need are sprouting seeds, sprouting lid, a jar, and water! Here are some of our favorite summer recipes and a giveaway to get you started.
By Cecilia Nasti, July 5, 2014
Cecilia Nasti shares her best tips on drying and using the herbs from your garden.
By Cecilia Nasti, June 8, 2014
How can you know when crops are ripe and ready for harvest? We look at three favorite garden crops and the signs of their ripeness, how to harvest them, and the best way to store them.
By Cecilia Nasti, May 9, 2014
Even garden plants have BFFs that — when grown in proximity to one another — benefit the other's health and wellbeing. Learn about these blossom buddies and then invite them to spend time together in your garden for the potential betterment of all.
By Cecilia Nasti, April 23, 2014
Growing food crops in containers is easier than growing them in a big backyard. You won't harvest as much, but then, you won't work nearly as hard, either.
By Cecilia Nasti, April 12, 2014
Long-term, benign neglect in the garden leads to more than just an untidy space. It can evolve into pest and disease problems that destroy your plants fast. Here are a few suggestions to help you avoid that kind of heartburn.
By Cecilia Nasti, March 29, 2014
While watering a vegetable garden may not seem particularly daunting on the surface, it actually takes a high level of understanding and commitment to maintain your plants' vigor, while also utilizing the resource with conservation in mind.