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  • Kitchen Gardening

    A Time to Sow

    It is March here in Maryland and we still have about 20 inches of snow on the ground. Folks around here are having serious cabin fever. I am getting ready…

  • Kitchen Gardening

    Grow Lettuce from Seed

    There are many, many lettuces to choose from, way beyond what you can buy at the grocery. And here's good news: the "exotic" varieties are way easier to grow, and…

  • Kitchen Gardening

    Seed Starting in Speedling Trays

    A Master Gardener explains how to use these innovative Styrofoam containers with pyramid-shaped cells.

  • How-To

    Soil-Block Your Seeds

    A nifty tool plus the right soil mix equals a bounty of seedlings. Using a soil blocker has a lot of advantages. Organic farmer Tina Fraser tells what they are…

  • How-To

    Seed-Starting Strategies

    If you get the basics right, you can have your pick of healthy seedlings. From seed-starting supplies to transplanting outdoors, here is all the info you need to get your…

  • Kitchen Gardening

    Thin Plants for a Healthy Crop

    To get the best crop, most vegetables sown directly into the soil wil need thinning, and the methods vary with the plant.

  • Kitchen Gardening

    Give Your Cold Frame a Warm Bed

    Easy-to-install electric cable beats the worst of winter.