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Get to Know Peppers From Sweet to Hot

Get to Know Peppers From Sweet to Hot - a guide to the many different types of peppers -

Peppers are one of the easiest vegetables you can grow, but with 50,000-plus cultivars in the pepper family, what sort of variety should you buy? Get to know more about the different categories of peppers.

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How to Make a Toad House

How to Make a Toad House - a snug and safe retreat for toads -

Toads love to spend the day securely tucked away in a moist, shady nook. Here’s a fun, easy, and attractive toad house you can make to provide shelter and encourage more toads in your backyard.

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Guide to Harvesting, Curing and Storing Onions

Guide to Harvesting, Curing and Storing Onions - preserve your onions for months -

A good harvest of homegrown onions provides many more bulbs than you can use straight away. Thankfully, it's easy to store them in good condition for three to twelve months, so long as a few simple steps are followed.

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Make Your Own Envelopes for Saving Seeds

Make Your Own Envelopes for Saving Seeds - with printable seed packet template -

Saving seeds is a great way to make sure you always have access to some of your favorite plant varieties. Keep your seed storage organized with our handy, easy to make seed envelopes.

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Buttercup Squash Soup with Sage

Buttercup Squash Soup with Sage - creamy, mellow flavor -

Buttercup squash has an earthy, mellow flavor. This creamy soup combines buttercup squash with a subtle hint of sage to warm you from the inside out on a chilly day.

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Vegetarian Stuffed Mushrooms

Vegetarian Stuffed Mushrooms - A vegetarian feast fresh from the garden! -

The hearty taste of the Portobello mixes with the earthy flavors of garden-fresh vegetables in this recipe for stuffed mushrooms. A dish so rich even the most avid meat-lover might not notice it's vegetarian!

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Decorating with Gourds: How to Dry a Gourd

Decorating with Gourds: How to Dry a Gourd - harvest, dry, clean, & prep gourds for decoration -

Show your unique sense of style and express your creativity through homegrown gourds! These step-by-step instructions describe how to dry decorative gourds for indoor and outdoor display.

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Fermenting Vegetables for Beginners

Fermenting Vegetables for Beginners - a simple method for preparing healthy, tasty vegetables -

The lost art of fermenting vegetables is gaining popularity as people rediscover the delicious flavors and health benefits of fermented foods. These simple steps will teach anyone how to ferment their own vegetables in no time!

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Storage Tips for Fall Vegetables

Storage Tips for Fall Vegetables - onions, root vegetables & winter squash -

Keep your fall harvest fresh longer by following these guidelines.

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Creamy Coleslaw

Creamy Coleslaw - classic, homemade recipe -

This simple recipe has a creamy, mayonnaise dressing with a zippy flavor. It’s ideal as a stand-alone side salad or as a topping for sandwiches and hot dogs.

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