Dig into organic gardening with tips on composting and news about sustainable agriculture.
GM teams up with an urban farming nonprofit to construct a shipping container abode that incorporates scrap materials collected from the auto manufacturer's production facilities.
New addition to the sixth-annual White House Kitchen Garden meant to support bees, butterflies, and other essential pollinators.
As detailed in a new executive order further urging residents to conserve water, homeowners associations can no longer punish residents for allowing their once-lush lawns to go brown.
If you feel unmotivated to start gardening this year, read these quotes. They will make you laugh, smile, think — and want to get your hands dirty again.
It may take a grassroots gardening effort to bring migrating monarch butterfly populations back from the brink of danger.
Daron Joffe's new book, 'Citizen Farmers,' offers a fresh look at farming and gardening, and it starts the way any great plot begins — with good dirt.
Scientists used a variety of approaches, including genetic materials, archaeological evidence and linguistics to pinpoint central-east Mexico as the chili pepper source.
These exquisitely canopied tunnels are perfect examples of how nature can be carefully shaped over many years by humans and other external influences.
Some are beneficial, some not so much — but these experts will clear up the confusion.
The colorful world of topiary art starts with a plant and ends with a masterpiece. Here are 17 examples to inspire your creativity.
Test your petal prowess and see which of these trees you know from their flowers alone.
If you go through fresh salsa in the summer like I do, planning your garden around the right ingredients is a smart idea.
As winter comes to an end, it's time to check your garden's vital signs. Here's how.
Custom-made box was created using reclaimed wood from one of the oldest Catholic cathedrals in the U.S.
Through the collaborative magic of crowdfunding, the Open Source Beehives project aims to bring downloadable beehive designs to citizen scientists everywhere.
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