A while back the folks at Farmers Defense sent me a pair of protective farming sleeves to test. See the results of our experiment.
Today is cooler, the Santa Ana winds are blowing and it feels like fall. People say we don't have seasons, but we do. Here's some inspiration to get your growing this fall.
If you like having kale year-round, try this kale trick to extend your plants into a new season. Our latest YouTube video explains how to use old roots to foster new growth on your kale plants. P.S. it works with other brassica crops as well.
Brijette Peña & her team grow organic, locally adapted seeds for growers in American Southwest. We chat about the process & why local matters
Alice writes into Ask Gardenerd to ask about ants everywhere. How to solve the problem with little to no pesticides? We've got the answer.
Our latest YouTube video takes you on a tour of the Gardenerd HQ seed-starting set up. Christy shares her best tips for starting seeds indoors for spring or fall.
Sara Patterson started Red Acre Farm and a CSA at age 14 and grows year-round in some of the most difficult growing conditions around.
We're celebrating the arrival of fall with National Kale Day this week, and inspiration to get you out in the garden.