14 Beautiful Perennial Flowers That’ll Bloom Year After Year and Never Need to be Replanted

March 7, 2022 at 8:35 am




 
Perennial flowers also make excellent cover crops for your veggie garden, improving soil and keeping pests away!

5 Weeds You WANT in Your Garden

March 1, 2022 at 11:26 pm





Increase the productivity of your garden by harnessing the power of these five weeds

lamb’s quarters

Farmers are Giving Up the Fight Against “Invasive Weeds” and Selling Them to Chefs and CSAs

May 22, 2021 at 11:43 am




If you can’t beat ’em, eat ’em! Did you know Japanese knotweed and pokeweed shoots are delicious and medicinal?

How to Make Sparkling Dandelion Mead

March 28, 2019 at 5:38 pm




Celebrate spring with a new twist on the “nectar of the gods”

Credit: https://www.growforagecookferment.com/dandelion-mead/

Horsetail Herb: Another Miracle Medicine Mistaken for a “Weed”

January 23, 2019 at 1:18 am




Studies show horsetail “weed” improves Alzheimer’s, inhibits cancer cell growth, strengthens bones and nails, and can double the number of hairs on your head

Top 7 Wild Fruits to Forage This Summer

June 9, 2018 at 12:37 pm




Wild berries, cherries, grapes, plums and apples are far more nutritious and delicious than store-bought… plus, they’re free! Here’s how to find them:

6 Edible Weeds that are More Nutritious than Store-Bought Veggies

June 6, 2018 at 1:06 pm




These six common “weeds” are loaded with more vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and protein than almost any vegetable at the grocery store… and better yet, they’re free!

Berries Help You Breathe Better, New Study Finds

May 24, 2018 at 1:07 pm




A new study finds dark-pigmented fruits such as strawberries, blueberries and purple grapes improve lung function.