How to Harvest Lemongrass [Growing Guide + How to Use It]

How to Harvest Lemongrass [Growing Guide + How to Use It]

Lemongrass is not only a beautiful ornamental plant but also works miracles in the kitchen, providing a delicate lemony flavor when added to soups, teas, and other dishes. Lemongrass creates a tall, billowy plant with long blades that resemble blades…

Haskap – Growing Honeyberries for Profit or Garden

Haskap – Growing Honeyberries for Profit or Garden

If you’re looking for a plant that is easy to grow, low maintenance, high production, and just about impossible to kill, then look no further than the Haskap! Native to Russia and Japan, the “Haskap” berry, also known as Fly…

Mittleider Gardening Method – More Food From Your Garden!

Mittleider Gardening Method – More Food From Your Garden!

The Mittleider gardening method is based upon a scientific protocol of cultivating plants in the ground in either raised beds or grow boxes so they can garner the ultimate benefit from the 16 essential nutrients they need to thrive.  The…

Should You Shade Your Vegetable Garden?

Should You Shade Your Vegetable Garden?

Do you struggle to keep the water up to your vegetables in summer, especially in hot areas of the country? It might be time to install some shade protection for your garden. You’ve probably been told that all vegetables love…

Sweet Potato Companion Plants – Good and Bad Companions

Sweet Potato Companion Plants – Good and Bad Companions

Companion planting is working with nature. It is a natural way to encourage healthy plant growth, ward of pests and diseases, improve flavor, and maximize space in your garden at the same time. Today we’re looking at sweet potato companion…

How to Grow an Olive Tree and Make Olive Oil

How to Grow an Olive Tree and Make Olive Oil

Growing your own olives is a lot less difficult than most folks may think – and doing so will provide you with a sustainable stockpile of this highly versatile oil. We’ll go through how to grow an olive tree and…