April 10, 2016

Planting Seed in a Square Foot Garden

Don’t be afraid of planting seed You don’t always have to start with buying plants for your vegetable garden. There are many varieties of vegetables available […]
April 2, 2016

What is the best type of tomato to plant ?

Picking the best tomato to grow in your garden can be a big challenge.  There are hundreds of varieties to choose from but that can be […]
March 26, 2016

When should I plant my Organic Garden?

Plant an Organic Garden by Historical Weather Data When I was growing up I always heard that Good friday was the time to plant your vegetable […]
March 18, 2016

Protect Plants with Row Cover

Floating Row Cover to Protect Plants from frost We are always trying to protect our plants from a late spring frost or extend the season in […]
March 6, 2016

High Tunnel at Country Gardens Farm

Growing vegetables year round is possible. In my area of Georgia (zone 7b) we can grow some leafy greens and root crops like carrots into the […]
February 28, 2016

Planting cool weather Vegetables

I am often asked – what am I supposed to plant in the garden at a certain time? I tell them that most vegetables can be […]
February 14, 2016

Growing Potatoes In Containers

Making a Simple Growing Container for Potatoes Sometimes you may not have room to grow everything in the space you have or maybe you just don’t […]