pumpkins

Gifts for Garden Lovers You Can Buy

Gifts for Garden Lovers You Can Buy

When the holiday season rolls around, I always have a wish-list of new gardening tools or gadgets. This year I'm vying for this Barebones Hori Hori knife and perhaps another  
Types of Winter Squash

Types of Winter Squash

If you ask someone to name familiar types of squash, they’ll probably say acorn, butternut, and spaghetti. Butternut squash is the most popular squash crop in the United States. But  
When and How to Use Compost in the Spring

When and How to Use Compost in the Spring

The great thing about compost is that... wait. Forget that. Everything is great about compost. It's a great way to reduce the amount of garbage that goes to the landfill.  
What to Do with Pumpkins After the Harvest

What to Do with Pumpkins After the Harvest

You’ve grown pumpkins. You started them as seeds, watched them sprout, watched the vines spread and flower. And now you have pumpkins ready for harvest. Just one problem. You have  
How to Plan a Kid’s Vegetable Garden

How to Plan a Kid’s Vegetable Garden

There’s really not much that’s cooler than a kid’s vegetable garden. It combines all things fun and neat in the world, and you get to experience gardening through their eyes.