Monday, February 26, 2024
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Saving seeds over winter can be easy. Here's how.

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Worries about Pennsylvania facing a severe drought seem to have faded with recent rainstorms, but the question of how to...

Jeff Rugg answers a question about how to properly trim a hedge.

A funny, but prompting, story. My parents only live two houses away from me and my Dad puts out the most beautiful vegetable garden...

n 2011 Blackberry Meadows Farm started Heritage Seed Co., the first and only seed bank in the southwestern Pennsylvania region focusing on providing local growers with seeds for heirloom varieties of plants native to the region.

WASHINGTON -- The USDA recently released the new version of its Plant Hardiness Zone Map, updating a useful tool for gardners and researchers for the first time since 1990 with greater accuracy and detail.

Because wood ash has a fine particle size, it reacts rapidly and blends completely into the soil. Although small amounts of nutrients are applied with wood ash, the main effect is that of a liming agent.

BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. -- Good fences make for good neighbors, especially if the fence provides fresh, homegrown fruit every year.

AUSTIN, Texas -- Whole Kids Foundation, in partnership with FoodCorps, is accepting online grant applications for the School Garden Grant Program, which aims to help schools grow students' relationships with food through gardening.