Wednesday, October 14, 2015
garden tools and fall leaves

It isn’t fall just yet, but the end of the summer gardening season is fast approaching.
okra and seeds

Let’s not get so excited about harvesting vege crops that we forget to save seed for next season!
tomatoes on counter

If your tomato crop is too large for you to handle and you don’t want to can this year, try freezing whole tomatoes.
flowers and trowel

Summer is winding down and harvest time is approaching for many crops. If you’re planting a fall garden, now is the time to prepare.
Heifers, calves and a bull in a pasture

Bull. Steer. Cow. Heifer. Keep your bovine straight with this guide.
carrots and cabbage in garden

There are countless diseases and problems that can affect your plants at all growing stages.
kidney beans and citrus; spinach and milk; tomatoes and eggs

You can optimize the nutrients you get from what you eat by pairing certain foods.
washing leafy greens

Proper storage of produce keeps it fresh and ripe until you are ready to eat or preserve it. Storing produce in ideal conditions also improves its taste, texture and appearance.
July gardening

This month, prune flowers, keep up with your garden’s watering and weeding needs and continue to manage pests.
rain barrel

Ohio has seen its fair share of rain so far this summer. A rain barrel is one way to recycle rain for multiple uses around your home.