Community Gardens, Seeds, Self Sufficiency, Vegetable

Growing Your Own Groceries? Consider These Top Five Produce Picks.

1 – Herbs Herbs take the number one spot hands down. No other category of plants give such a huge return for such little space. You don't even need a garden. You can successfully grow herbs in a few pots parked on a windowsill. A pot of herbs sell for the same price as a… Continue reading Growing Your Own Groceries? Consider These Top Five Produce Picks.

Community Gardens, Vegetable

Twelve Ways to Stop Human Garden Thieves and One Cautionary Tale

It's a thing. And it's on the rise. People stealing vegetables from under a gardener's nose. Gardeners are used to finding ways to outsmart such critters as raccoons, squirrels, moose, deer and cabbage moths, but two-legged pests require a whole new set of tactics. It's frustrating. Especially since humans, unlike other pests, can read, communicate clearly with each… Continue reading Twelve Ways to Stop Human Garden Thieves and One Cautionary Tale