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As we garden where it’s high and oh so dry…where the deer and the buffalo roam.

You know you are a garden geek when: a. you create an Excel spreadsheet to track your garden seed inventory b. there are at least74 different seed varieties listed c. that list has 8 different zinnias d. you have 5 different zucchini varieties e. you...

If you haven't already heard about this very cool undertaking, you need to be in the know: Idaho's Bounty, the place to go to buy local foods online throughout the year. For a $75 membership, you can shop online, selecting from an abundant list of...

Owwwweeeee, here comes a visual feast: Alice in Wonderland the movie, a la Tim Burton, starring the mercurial Johnny Depp as the Mad Hatter. Would you have tea with this man? Yes, me too. In a heartbeat. Mad as a Hatter The March Hare Tweedle Dee and Tweedle...

Wow! Look what I found! Talk about a blast from the past:my garden journal from 1982. My seed selection/sources were pretty basic. My good pal and neighbor Shorty was my inspiration, coach and "go-to" man. He was a native son of southern Maryland who knew...

It's cold, deary, wet, and drippy and I want either of these. Correction. I need both. or this: Photos courtesy of the Netherlands Flower Bulb Information Center. ...

Female Farmers of America There is hope for us. When I saw the lineup for this panel on Urban Farming, I stood up and started clapping. I applaud these people. I applaud these women. Talented, so hardworking, conscientious, dedicated, strong, visionary, funny and beautiful. My heart...

For about 3 minutes today, when the thermometer on the patio was reading 51 degrees, I thought about planting some of these. Then I went outside. Ground still frozen. Salad bar still frozen. It will just have to wait. Until after this snowstorm. ...

So far so good. Got through the week. Hanging w/a couple hundred gardening/plant/hort geeks is a hoot. I learned some cool new stuff. Met some wonderful new people. Its a good way to spend a couple dreary days in January. Today, it is snowing but...