Farm to Table

Looking for inspiration after harvest? After walking the few steps from the garden, try these simple recipes for fresh, delicious dishes that everyone will enjoy!

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How Hydroponics, Aquaponics, And Vertical Farming Are Helping End Hunger

Before any of us ever knew about COVID-19, we knew the world was facing a food crisis. The United Nations …

Foraging Medicinal Plants Throughout The Winter

With snow still on the ground and the cold weather not yet over, you might think there’s nothing left to …

Getting Back To Our Roots With Local Food Movements

When I was a child, I grew up in rural Ireland, where neighbors would help each other with the harvest, …

Edible Weeds: Including Chickweed In Your Fall Harvest

The summer harvest might be well behind us, but we still have time to gather some tasty wild weeds! Foraging …

Farm To Table: Delicious Slow-Roasted Tomato Sauce

The beauty of growing many tomato plants is that you experiment with different varieties and have a consistent crop throughout …

Common Decorative Plants That Are Also Edible

Ever wonder why you see so many old homesteads with plants like daylilies, hostas, and lilacs? While these flowers certainly …

Drink To Your Health By Growing A Green Smoothie Garden

Green smoothies are a delicious way to get your daily dose of fruits and veggies. Super versatile, you can put …

Easy DIY: How To Grow Nutritious Sprouts In Days

Are you looking for a super easy indoor growing project? Try your hand at sprouts! No need for a yard, …

Easy Recipe To Make Health-Boosting Kombucha

“Hey, what are you doing this weekend?”  “I think I’ll stay home and work on some old unfinished projects.” As …

Edible Weeds: Purslane Packs A Nutritious Punch

With the arrival of spring, it’s only a matter of time before weeds pop up everywhere. While many gardeners consider …

How To Make Homemade Vegetable Broth

Who says leftover vegetable scraps are all destined for the compost heap? There are many good uses for them, and …

How To Use Herbs For A Perfect Cup Of Tea

The colder months are for getting cosy by the fire with a warm cup of tea. While bags are easy …

Fall Harvest: Roasting Pumpkins

Fun pumpkin fact: the world’s heaviest pumpkin ever recorded was grown in Belgium in 2016, weighing in at 2,624 pounds! …

The Spice Rack and Herb Garden Offer Many Health Benefits

Herbs and spices do more than add a punch of flavor to your favorite dishes. They pack some significant health …

Farm To Table: Super-Detoxifying Beets

What’s not to love about beets? Easy to grow in the garden and nutritious to boot, these earthy beauties taste …

Fresh Farmer’s Market Meals: Perfect Pesto

The growing season means fresher meals for many of us. Whether buying from a farmer’s market or harvesting from the …

Fiddlehead Ferns A Seasonal Superfood

Fiddlehead fern season is upon us; enjoy it while it lasts because it’s only just a few weeks long! Appreciated …

From Farm To Table In The City: Planning An Urban Veggie Garden

It’s a dreamy idea: to have a private vegetable garden within a city. Imagine being able to bring your food …

Nature-Approved: Try These Remedies Made From Medicinal Plants

My five-year-old daughter has terrible eczema all over her body; people ask me all the time what the painful-looking rashes …

If They Grow It, They’ll Eat It: Edible Gardens For Preschoolers

Hands-On Learning The best way for your child to learn will often involve hands-on approaches to education.  Many of us …

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