Prepping the Garden for Winter

Steps to Preparing Your Garden for the Winter These steps will help you lay your garden to rest for the colder season and also ensure it is ready to plant by spring. If you aren’t ready to stop gardening just yet, read our series about Techniques for Extending the Growing Season for pointers on how … Read more

Techniques for Extending the Growing Season: Floating Row Covers

Techniques for Extending the Growing Season: Floating Row Covers This series offers  some common techniques that you can use to try to extend your growing season. Most of the methods help your soil stay warmer and protect your plants from harsh, cold winds. These techniques can be adopted one at a time, or you can … Read more

Techniques for Extending the Growing Season: Cold Frames

Techniques for Extending Your Growing Season: Cold Frames This series offers  some common techniques that you can use to try to extend your growing season. Most of the methods help your soil stay warmer and protect your plants from harsh, cold winds. These techniques can be adopted one at a time, or you can use … Read more

Techniques for Extending the Growing Season: Greenhouses & Hoophouses

Techniques for Extending Your Growing Season: Greenhouses & Hoophouses This series offers  some common techniques that you can use to try to extend your growing season. Most of the methods help your soil stay warmer and protect your plants from harsh, cold winds. These techniques can be adopted one at a time, or you can … Read more

Techniques for Extending the Growing Season: Raised Beds

Extending the Growing Season: Raised Beds This series offers  some common techniques that you can use to try to extend your growing season. Most of the methods help your soil stay warmer and protect your plants from harsh, cold winds. These techniques can be adopted one at a time, or you can use more than … Read more

Techniques for Extending the Growing Season: Mulch

Techniques for Extending Your Growing Season: Mulch This series offers  some common techniques that you can use to try to extend your growing season. Most of the methods help your soil stay warmer and protect your plants from harsh, cold winds. These techniques can be adopted one at a time, or you can use more … Read more