Growing Rhubarb – How to Plant, Grow and Harvest the “Pie Plant”

Growing Rhubarb – How to Plant, Grow and Harvest the “Pie Plant”

Rhubarb is a perennial vegetable used for both sweet and savory recipes. The crisp, tart stalks are one of the first harvests of spring. Like asparagus, a well-tended rhubarb patch may last for decades, so it pays to start your plant out right. We’ll walk you through growing rhubarb, from planting to harvest, and share…

Introduction to Permaculture

Introduction to Permaculture

This is a guest post by Matt Powers, author of “The Permaculture Student”. Have you heard of Permaculture? I hadn’t until I really began exploring organic gardening and saw a divide between those that were just changing their inputs to organic and those really gardening naturally. I was on a mission to find clean and…