Self Watering Planters – DIY Demo, How They Work, Tips for Use

Self Watering Planters – DIY Demo, How They Work, Tips for Use

Self watering planters make growing any potted plant easier. In this post, we’ll explain how they work and answer some common questions. We’ll also show you how to make them, and share tips for using the planters. Don’t have time to make your own? We also list some popular ready made planter options. Let’s get…

Potato Towers – Which Varieties to Grow and Other Tips for Success

Potato Towers – Which Varieties to Grow and Other Tips for Success

Planting potatoes in potato towers with straw and soil is an excellent alternative growing option to avoid having to dig up your potatoes (and risk injuring the potatoes in the process). This modified raised bed method also helps to save garden space, making it a great choice for small gardens.

The New Organic Grower – Techniques for the Home and Market Gardener

The New Organic Grower – Techniques for the Home and Market Gardener

The New Organic Grower by Eliot Coleman was one of the first gardening books I ever purchased, and the 30th Anniversary Edition is a worthy successor to the original. Whether you’re a gardener or a market farmer, The New Organic Grower is an excellent addition for your garden library.