Tue, Oct 30, 2012 9:40 AM
Video: The drought conditions plaguing farmers in Michigan and other parts of the country have created a boon for pumpkin farmers like Tim Vala in Nebraska.
Wed, Oct 24, 2012 5:08 PM by Tom Oder
Our garden writer explains why you should consider a cover crop in any season and offers suggestions for each region of the country.
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Fri, Oct 19, 2012 3:11 AM by Mariette le Roux, AFP
In the district of Warangal, a project to grow cotton in a way that causes less harm to the land is taking root.
Thu, Oct 18, 2012 11:04 AM by Tom Oder
Heronswood's new owners plan to preserve the Washington state property, which has been closed since 2006 when then-owner Burpee had financial problems.
Wed, Oct 10, 2012 1:16 PM by Matt Hickman
Neiman Marcus continues its longstanding, publicity-grabbing tradition of ridiculous Christmas catalog 'fantasy' offerings. And this year, even the backyard chicken movement is involved.
Sun, Oct 07, 2012 4:52 PM by Marc Preel, AFP
The rise of the price of oil and increasingly restrictive health legislation covering dangerous products are giving a boost to green refining.
Fri, Oct 05, 2012 5:07 PM by Rodale News
You may garden just for fun, but you're also protecting your mental and physical health while you're at it.
Wed, Oct 03, 2012 3:05 PM by Agence France-Presse
The first domesticated strain of rice was Oryza sativa japonica, which was grown thousands of years ago from wild rice in China.
Wed, Oct 03, 2012 4:41 AM by Adam Plowright, AFP
The tiny Buddhist-majority nation has an unusual approach to economic development, centered on protecting the environment and focusing on mental well-being.
Mon, Oct 01, 2012 2:17 PM by Tom Oder
Earthworms till, fertilize and generally improve soil. Here's how to attract them to home gardens and understand what's going on when we turn them up when digging in the soil.
Tue, Sep 18, 2012 5:05 PM by Tom Oder
When planning their crops, millions of gardeners turn to The Old Farmer's Alamnac — in print, online and on mobile apps.
Mon, Sep 17, 2012 6:31 PM by Matt Hickman
PlantCatching, an online 'catch and release' community that connects folks in possession of unwanted/surplus gardening materials with those who might want them, aims to curb gardening-related waste.
Mon, Sep 17, 2012 3:52 PM by Michael d'Estries
This year's sweet crop is down from 2011's record production, but still a healthy yield from the nation's first bees.
Fri, Sep 14, 2012 10:07 AM by Catie Leary
Gardeners from across Britain flock to the Harrogate Autumn Flower Show every year to show off their prized vegetable and flower crops.
Wed, Sep 12, 2012 4:30 PM by Matt Hickman
Although Woolly Pockets' original soft-sided containers for vertical gardening have amassed quite the greenthumbed fan club, the company is now releasing a hard plastic version in order to reach a larger audience.