Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Around the Table

Around the Table

grapes on vine

To successfully grow backyard grapes, you need to select the right cultivar and then meet its planting, pruning and growing requirements.
blackberries

Learn how to find, identify and harvest black raspberries, black dewberries and blackberries throughout the summer.
beets

Use the following tips to produce quality canned, pickled and frozen beets that are optimized for prolonged storage.
peppers

It's not safe to wash or rinse any food products with any form of bleach, disinfectant or any other household cleaning chemicals.

Food safety experts consider the risk of acquiring COVID-19, the disease caused by coronavirus, through handling fresh produce extremely low.
hydrangea, zinnia, foxgloves collage

When you’re shopping for seeds, you’ll notice that packets are labeled with perennial, annual or biennial. Here’s a reference guide for telling the difference.
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.
raspberries

Strawberries, blueberries, blackberries and raspberries can all be grown in the home garden.
baby's breath

Baby’s breath is a common cut flower, popular as a filler in bouquets or in arrangements on its own. Learn how to grow it in your garden.

Gatherers can find wild blackberries in Ohio’s woodlands, along the borders of farm fields, and on overgrown fencerows.