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Collecting and Storing Seeds From the Garden

Get Busy Gardening!: Seeds, seeds everywhere Great article about harvesting your own seeds

Do you know your plant hardiness zone? Most of us in southwest Louisiana are in zone 9a. Knowing your zone can help you make better choices for your landscape and garden. USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map

Benefits of Pre-sprouting Seeds

One of the most frustrating things about starting seeds is waiting for them to emerge from the soil. Pre sprouting seeds germinates seeds before planting.

How to grow sweet potatoes in a few easy steps. They're a good backyard plant provided you're in a warm area or can keep the soil warm during growth.

Make Fertilizer Faster By Building The Ultimate Compost Bin

Gardening in zone 9 (plus tips for other zones)

Gardening in zone 9 is a year round project. Learn what to plant and harvest each month, plus what to do in the dead of summer. Plus tips for other zones.

Dehydrating Zucchini for Winter Use

Dehydrating zucchini is a great way to preserve it for winter use in soups, stews, and even chili!