Growing Methods

There are many different ways to successfully grow your own; explore different options and choose what’s right for you with our complete guides.

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Garden Goals: Listening To Nature And Striking Balance

Are you looking for an edge in your garden this year? Then strive for balance, something achieved through keen observation …

Every Action Matters: The Ins And Outs Of Crop Steering

Gardeners can nudge their plants toward vegetative or generative growth through crop steering. Follow our guide to learn more!

What To Plant In A Square Foot Garden

In my last post about square foot gardening, I gave you a quick guide to this 40-year-old technique. We talked …

A Quick Guide To Square Foot Gardening

You may have heard of square foot gardening but haven’t had the time to dig into it and see what …

An Expert Guide To Growing Food In Small Spaces

With more people concerned about their health and food security, many are now prioritizing growing a food garden in urban spaces. There’s increased interest in small space gardening for many reasons: to be more self-reliant and sustainable, have greater control over the source and quality of food, and reliable access to fresh ingredients. 

Out In The Greenhouse: These Warm-Season Crops Will Thrive

The list of food crops and flowers that do well in a greenhouse is endless. Seriously, it goes on forever. …

Out In The Greenhouse: What To Expect When Building Your Sanctuary

If you’ve been thinking about building a greenhouse in your backyard but still haven’t pulled the trigger, I have one …

Victorian Gardens: Their History, Significance, And Essential Elements

The Victorian Era in the United Kingdom is the period of the reign of Queen Victoria beginning on June 20th, …

DIY: How To Build Your Own Greenhouse

So, you want a greenhouse?  Of course, you do! Who wouldn’t? A greenhouse is an awesome addition to any home …

Atlanta Home To Largest Food Forest In The U.S.

Some initiatives deserve to be applauded, and Atlanta’s giant food forest is one of them. The seven-acre plot is the …

Top Gardening Trends Of 2020

Garden Media Group has released its 2020 Garden Trends Report, Seeing 20/20. The annual write-up offers a peek at the …

Exploring Cannabis Cultivation Around The Globe

What does cannabis cultivation look like around the world? The practices in this industry are remarkably different from one part …

Kitchen Gardens: The Best Fruits and Vegetables to Grow Indoors

You might be short on space, but that’s no excuse for not growing your own food! Here’s a list of …

Growing Nutritious Food Through Aquaponics

What if I told you there was a way that you could provide most of your nutritional needs from one …

Important Notes You Should Be Keeping About Your Garden

We all strive to manage our gardens in a way that keeps us sane and our plants healthy, which is …

Protecting Your Eyes From Grow Room Light

An often overlooked essential tool for growing is eye protection. Every grower should be wearing horticultural eyewear that offers 100% protection from the harmful glow of the lights, while also not compromising on color or clarity of vision.

Take Your Pick: Raised Beds or In-Ground Gardening?

When sowing or planting a crop, there are techniques and even mannerisms that vary among gardeners. The distinct methods are …

Container Gardening 101: Thrillers, Fillers, And Spillers

Whether you have just a small balcony or a sprawling yard, containers are a fantastic way to add beauty to …

How One Arctic Garden Might Change The World

Imagine the challenges of gardening in the Arctic. Long, cold winters. Short, cool summers. Almost three months of darkness. It’s …

Dubai Will Soon Be Home To The World’s Largest Vertical Farm

The vertical farming boom is real! With so many impressive ventures already in operation, the world’s biggest vertical farm is about to be built in Dubai.

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