Gardening by the App via the New York Times - This article reviews some of the most popular iOS and Android gardening apps. Given all of the research and effort that goes into gardening, the right gardening app can provide an all-in-one solution to simplify your efforts.
Starting your own vegetables from gardening seeds is great fun and gives you a great choice of the varieties. There is a much wider choice of vegetables and herbs available than in starter plants you can buy at your local nursery. Growing your own plants from seeds is also much cheaper.
Eliot Coleman, Maine's winter-harvest farmer, gives tips on extending Ohio's growing season