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These are the tools you'll need to get started in the garden
Seed saving is an easy and fun way to connect with the circle of life.
A simple way to build raised bed frames.
Learn how to make a compost pile that creates the optimal conditions for decomposition.
Follow these simple instructions and start composting today.
A beginning gardener's ingenuity turns $75 into 6 months of fresh vegetables.
The best time-saving measure a gardener can take is applying mulch.
Once you’ve identified the troublemakers, you can control them with an assortment of organic pest-control products.
All you need to know about selecting, ordering, and starting your own organic seeds.
You don’t need a greenhouse to produce healthy, vigorous transplants.
Editor-recommended tools for new gardeners.
Expert advice on handling transplants.
What does it mean to be an organic gardener?
The USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map gets a tune-up.