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Recession Gardeners Trade Plants

Remember, the leaves may be browning, but it’s still not too late to get perennials in the ground to overwinter. [...]

Looking For A Better Front Yard

If I’m replacing the small (about 10 feet deep) lawn in front of my house with something other than grass, what might it be, other than a garden? [...]

A Fallow Facebook Farm

To plow a field, you just click a patch of grass. To plant seeds, you just click again. Harvesting and selling the crops at market takes just a few more clicks. Potatoes take 2 days from planting to be harvested. [...]

Room on Rooftops for Greening

What this photograph shows to me is that there is a lot of room for the greening of our world’s cities. [...]

USDA Gardens Aren't Actually Planned

If the Secretary of Agriculture can’t even organize the planting of a vegetable garden, then how can he reasonably lead an organization with responsibility for an entire nation’s food policy? [...]