Saturday, August 8, 2020
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.
egg gourds

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

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

A Highland bull shattered the life of Judy Ligo when he turned on her.
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.
indoor vegetable garden

How do you grow vegetables indoors over winter? Here are a few pointers on how to do it easily.
Stoltzfus, Operation Second Chance, John Deere,

Retired Pennsylvania farmer Ivan Stoltzfus is headed cross country in a 1948 John Deere A to raise support for Operation Second Chance and veterans assistance.

Though movies don’t often feature farmers or farms, agriculture has had some nods from Hollywood in the past. Some of the movies that are farm-centric may not be the gigantic and special effects-motivated summer blockbuster like The Dark Knight or Marvel’s: The Avengers, but they’re good entertainment.