Everyday Gardeners

Pick of the Crop: The Beet Goes On

Grow some beets this year.

Grow some beets this year.

The Times-Standard in California has come out squarely in favor of beets. Another sign of how popular veggie gardening is going to be this spring.

AFP grabbed my attention with this lede: It is perhaps the only solution in the search for a better future for Afghanistan that world leaders have not yet considered: gardening.

When it comes to saving seed, “Fridge good, shed bad,” or so the Washington Post says.

Tim Wood at The Plant Hunter blog writes a cool article on that plain dirt gardener Felder Rushing.

This extension office article doesn’t mince words when it comes to gardening on the cheap.

I wonder if the San Francisco Flower and Garden Show has the same feel now that it’s settled in to its new home. I probably would miss the ambiance of the old show at the Cow Palace, but that’s just me.

How-to for a DIY A-frame vegetable garden trellis can be found here.

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