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Homegrown / Homemade Video Series

Photo/Illustration: Michael Amaditz

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.

Strawberries

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
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
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

 

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

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

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
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 

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
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 

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

Watermelons

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

Eggplants

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

Garlic

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

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Comments

  1. gstilwell 04/19/2011

    Will be very interested when you get to planting/harvest and cooking of peppers(bells, pimentoes, hot)
    Gary

  2. nadwa 04/29/2011

    I PLANT IN MY GARDEN ,BASIL ,PARSLY,TOMATO,INDEVE
    MEZONA,THYME. H VERY INTERESTED WHEN I HARVEST IT, TO DAY I PLANTING GINGER.

  3. Lenabug 04/16/2012

    I very much enjoyed watching the Homegrown/Homemade series. I learned a lot from both Danielle and Sarah. I wish there were more. I too am interested in seeing a video for peppers.

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