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GARDEN WORKS: Exciting times in the garden

by Emily Cates This time of year is buzzing with possibilities! The last spring frost of the year most likely has passed us by, clearing the way for warm-weather plantings. And although it’s a bit on the late side for trees, shrubs, and peas, we can be sure to plant greens, cole crops, cover crops, […]

GARDEN WORKS: Getting through times of change

Advice from a survivor of WWII by Emily Cates Well, folks, I was planning on writing another article in my series about good finds from seed catalogs, but with everything happening with COVID-19, I figured it would be prudent to write about something more relevant. In this new era of uncertainty and social distancing, many […]

GARDEN WORKS: A garden on your countertop

by Emily Cates Growing fresh, delicious, nutritious sprouts for the winter table Brrr! I don’t know about you, but the most I’m getting out of my garden right now is icicles. Wouldn’t it be nice to grow something fresh and green? Is it even possible when it’s so cold outside? Enter sprouts, the superheroes of […]