Articles about Sustainable Gardening
Fri, Sep 16, 2011 at 11:16 AM
In addition to providing fresh fruits and vegetables, urban agriculture and community gardening can bring jobs and money to local communities.
Tue, Sep 06, 2011 at 2:00 PM
To the untrained eye, many wild plants may look like weeds. However, in the garden these same plants (mostly native perennials) are great performers that, with a minimum of care, will reward you for years to come.
Thu, Aug 18, 2011 at 12:38 PM
Landscape architect and book author Sue Reed shares tips for homeowners.
Thu, Jun 23, 2011 at 10:01 AM
Today, using plants to treat disease is widespread among most cultures. And did you know that many herbal remedies can be found right in your garden? Check out our list of some common remedies that may have you reconsidering the necessity of weeding.
Fri, Jun 17, 2011 at 8:06 AM
To help keep runoff out of the rivers and oceans, find a spot in your yard where puddles form during a storm and plant some native plants.
Mon, Jun 06, 2011 at 10:55 AM
As more and more Americans grow their own fruits and vegetables, MNN digs up some dirt on this DIY food revolution.
Sun, May 22, 2011 at 8:08 PM
Native plants in residential landscapes are better for the bees, for starters.
Wed, Apr 27, 2011 at 11:26 AM
This yummy alternative can be just as beautiful as traditional landscaping, replacing everything from ground cover to trees with food-producing plants like mint, strawberries and asparagus.
Tue, Mar 29, 2011 at 4:57 PM
We've got ideas for what to plant for first-time vegetable gardeners. Get ready to dig in the dirt!
Thu, Mar 24, 2011 at 12:19 PM
We've got seven tips for how to begin planting and ensure a successful garden bounty this year.
Wed, Feb 23, 2011 at 11:27 AM
Here's an easy tutorial on how to construct your own raised garden bed in five easy steps.
Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 1:12 PM
Taft, Hoover, Roosevelt, Johnson and Nixon (yes, Nixon) all championed eco-awareness at the White House.