By Cecilia Nasti, December 4, 2014
When you prepare your garden for winter, you increase the odds it will thrive in spring. Cecilia Nasti offers tips on winterizing your garden.
By Paige Schilt, November 8, 2014
Miguel Nelson is a man on a mission. “I love plants. I think plants are the coolest. I feel like civilization would be a better place if people spent a little more time with plants,” says the artist-turned-entrepreneur. And now he’s helping school kids get in on the fun of growing things.
By Cecilia Nasti, November 5, 2014
Growing your own food doesn't have to stop in fall or even winter. Cecilia Nasti offers a few tips for extending the harvest beyond what you may think is possible.
By Cecilia Nasti, September 24, 2014
Wondering what to give people on your gift-giving list this year? If you grow food and flowers, you have a solution. Cecilia Nasti offers helpful tips on gifting from your garden.
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.