Growing basil next to tomatoes make both plants healthier and have better, tastier yields. It's called "companion planting" and gardeners have been doing it for a long time. Let us help you grow better summer tomatoes.
This helpful chart is from Uncle Jim's Worm Farm, but your vegetable-planting schedule will vary depending on where in the country you live. The USDA has a handy Hardiness Zone Map, and you can find a more detailed planting schedule here.
Each time you crack an egg open, instead of tossing the shell into the trash, drop it into an open container that you keep in the fridge. (Ive always saved my shells, but my friend Susan suggested keeping them in the fridge works beautifully.
Top Heirloom Tomatoes Heirloom tomatoes provide far superior flavor than their store-bought counterparts. If you're interested in growing heirloom tomatoes, here's a list of our favorite heirloom tomato varieties. You're sure to find some of the b