A step-by-step tutorial on how to make a raised garden bed. Having established that I can, in fact, grow things in containers, I reckon that I can also grow things in raised beds--which, when you think about it, are really just great big containers with no bottoms. :)
How to grow potatoes in a laundry basket - a fun project for kids!
GOOD TO KNOW!! Plants have best friends just like people do. Marigolds help tomatoes and roses grow better. Nasturtiums keep bugs away from squash and broccoli. Petunias protect beans from beetles and oregano chases them away from cucumbers. Geraniums keep Japanese beetles away from roses and corn. Chives make carrots sweeter, and basil makes tomatoes even tastier