Thursday, January 21, 2021
coleus seedlings

Find out which types of garden seeds should be started indoors and which ones should be directly sown after the last frost.

Dreading the winter day when your car won't start? Here's a few tips to help avoid having an early-morning freak-out.
wood stack

Learn to conduct simple moisture tests and identify seasoned wood by its appearance, weight, smell and other characteristics.
egg gourds

Whether you grow your own or purchase pumpkins, gourds and squash at market, these five preservation steps make autumn ornamentals last longer.
Holstein cow

Determining the optimum time to artificially inseminate your herd can reduce your calving intervals and decrease your semen expense.
muddy garden

Rain is a good thing, especially when it comes to growing plants. But too much rain can ruin a garden.
morel mushroom

The guide to morel hunting, cleaning and cooking morel mushrooms for backyard farmers.

Over 70 breeds of cattle can be found in the United States today. However, only about 12 to 15 breeds have a major influence on the cattle industry.
indoor vegetable garden

How do you grow vegetables indoors over winter? Here are a few pointers on how to do it easily.
field corn

Here’s your guide to the six main types of corn.