Welcome to Homegrown/Homemade, a video series from FineGardening.com and our sister site FineCooking.com. We're following a gardener (Danielle Sherry) and a cook (Sarah Breckenridge) as they plant, maintain, harvest, store, and prepare garden vegetables under the watchful eye of Juno, Sarah's inquisitive dog.

As new videos become available, we'll be posting links to them here. Click on the images or the titles in the box to see any or all the videos.



How to plant strawberries
How to maintain strawberries
How to harvest strawberries (coming soon)
How to preserve strawberries: Making Fruit Leather
Cooking with strawberries: Classic Strawberry Shortcake

How to plant onions


How to plant onions
How to maintain onions
How to harvest and cure onions
How to preserve onions: Caramelized Onions
Cooking with onions: Roasted Onions Stuffed with Prosciutto and Parmesan

How to plant tomatoes


How to plant tomatoes (and set up supports)
How to prune tomato plants
How to train tomato plants
How to harvest tomatoes
How to preserve tomatoes: fresh tomato purée
Cooking with tomatoes: Heirloom Tomato Napoleon with Parmesan Crisps


How to harvest basil


How to plant basil
How to prune (and harvest) basil
How to preserve and store basil: Pesto
Cooking with basil: Thai Stir-Fry Chicken with Basil

How to plant squash


How to plant squash
How to care for squash
How to pollinate squash
How to harvest summer squash
How to preserve and store summer squash
Cooking with summer squash: Chocolate-Nut Zucchini Bread

How to plant carrots


How to plant carrots
How to care for carrots
How to harvest carrots
How to preserve and store carrots
Cooking with carrots: Maple Pan-Roasted Baby Carrots

How to harvest blueberries


How to plant blueberries
How to care for blueberries
How to harvest blueberries
How to preserve and store blueberries
Cooking with blueberries: Blueberry Galette 

How to plant potatoes


How to plant potatoes
How to hill potatoes
How to harvest potatoes
How to store and prep potatoes
Cooking with potatoes: Roasted Red, 
White, and Blue Potatoes

Homegrown / Homemade: Arugula Arugula

• How to plant arugula
How to care for arugula
How to harvest arugula
How to prep and store arugula
Cooking with Arugula: Pasta with Arugula, Peas, and Prosciutto 
Homegrown / Homemade: Peas


• How to plant peas
• How to care for peas
• How to harvest peas
• How to prep peas
• Cooking with Peas: Fresh Pea and Mint Soup with Lemon Cream


• How to plant watermelons
• How to care for watermelons
• How to harvest watermelons
• How to freeze and preserve watermelons
• Cooking with Watermelons


• How to plant eggplants
• How to care for eggplants
• How to harvest eggplants
• How to preserve eggplants
• Cooking with eggplants: Eggplant Stacks


• How to plant garlic
• How to care for garlic
• How to harvest garlic
• Cooking with garlic (coming soon)

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