It’s time for veggie gardens! Try succession planting for the best yield
Plant now, and harvest spring summer and fall. Horticulturist Sheridan Hansen with Utah State Extension has mapped out your veggie gardens.
Fickle climate keeps gardeners guessing, expert responds
Not sure when to plant? Frost can kill unprotected plants. Help for gardeners is available to make that determination.
8 Easiest Vegetables to Grow (Even If Don't Know Gardening)
Growing your own vegetables can be intimidating for beginners. If you're a total newbie to gardening, plant these 8 easiest vegetables to grow.
Ask an Expert: Five Ways to Protect Plants from Dipping Temperatures
With looming cold temperatures heading to Northern Utah this week, anxious gardeners are worried about their fruit trees and newly planted gardens.
Veggies Get Sunburns Too! - The Organic Forecast
Hot sunny days at the beach guarantee sunburned bodies of people who forget to apply sunscreen, but did you know that fruits and vegetables get sunburns too? Of late I’ve noticed lots of fruits and veggies with ugly damage caused by too much direct sun exposure – called sunscald injury. Although sunscald injury is purely…
Starting Seedlings: Common Plant Diseases and Problems to Look For
Tired of battling diseases like powdery mildew or fusarium wilt in the vegetable garden? There are some varieties that are more resistant than others. Check out the list (and some other tricks) by clicking through.
Four Basic Veggie Categories & When It’s Safe to Plant Them
Flowers are blooming, the sun is shining and temperatures are rising. Spring is in the air! But don’t let that fool you, frost can still happen. Read on for ways to know when it’s okay …
"In Market" - Getting Ready for the Farmers' Market Season
by Brian Moyer, Program Assistant, Lehigh Co. In my great-grandfather's diary of his farming activities, you will find entries for most Saturdays that say "in market." One can imagine what it took in the late 1800's to get ready to be "in market." It might be a bit easier to get to market today, but anyone who sells at a four-hour once-a-week farmers' market can tell you, the preparation takes much longer. Winter is usually the time for planning the growing season. But, as we all know…
Vegetable Garden - TOP 10 Tips on Starting Your Own [2018 Update]
Don't worry about not having enough space as you can have a vegetable garden even on your deck or balcony. Let us show you how easy it can be...
How to Grow Radishes in Your Garden
How to Grow Radishes in Your Garden: Tips for growing radishes from seed, how to transplant and care for radish seedlings, when and how to harvest radishes.
Beginner's Guide for Productive Vegetable Garden
See these effective vegetable gardening tips for beginners. The secret to productive garden lies in the outset of several activities. The following 10 tips will help you to create a more productive and less maintenance vegetable garden.
Growing Carrots: Finally Something That is Easy to Grow!
Carrots are a very popular vegetable to grow in most homes gardens. Growing carrots is easy, because they can grow well even when they are mismanaged!