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Grow your own food and herbs with the best natural and organic gardening tips.
Late winter is the prefect time for spring garden and soil preparation. Get a jumpstart on the season with these garden tips.

Striking and Savory 'Silver Sabre'
'Silver Sabre'—a new variety of sage—will make an unusual addition to your garden.
Compost Scraps
Vermicomposting 101
Consider vermicomposting during the winter to provide container plants with nutrient-rich fertilizer.

Design an Easy Kitchen Herb Garden
Follow our easy kitchen garden plan to harvest delicious, organic food right outside your kitchen door.


Browse more great gardening content in the Mother Earth Living archives: Gardening.

Gardening in Winter

Winter Garden Design
Use the best winter plants to showcase the subtle beauty of landscapes during winter.

DIY Biodegradable Seed-Starting Pots
Start your spring garden indoors with these homemade seed pots.

Grow an Indoor Herb Garden
Plant these four foolproof herbs to enjoy the joy of fresh food all year long.

Garden Designer


4 Herbs for Mental Focus

Try these herbs for mental focus to boost brain health safely and effectively.


The DIY craze has moved beyond the craft room and into the garden! Relying on easy-to-find, inexpensive and repurposed materials, Handmade for the Garden is a treasure trove of original projects that …

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Make your next beer your best beer! Start with a photo-intensive guide to all-grain brewing, or skip ahead to advanced mashing techniques and malt selection. Then explore whatever calls to you: Take a…

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