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Keeper Crops

There are many summer-grown crops including potatoes, onions, garlic, beets, carrots and winter squash, can be stored with relative ease to nourish you right through until the next growing season. Even a modest-size garden can yield a substantial crop of winter keepers.

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How To Water Houseplants

As people, we need small amounts of water frequently — but plants need a very different approach. Learn how to tell when a plant needs water, how much water to give it, and how to make sure all the soil in the pot gets adequately hydrated.

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All About Composting

Intimidated by the thought of making your own compost? We show you how easy it can be to turn your kitchen scraps into the best possible food for your garden — and build healthier soil in the process!