Weed blasting is a new method of natural weed control currently being tested by the US Department of Agriculture. Learn the basics about this method that could help reduce back-breaking work and improve soil health.
Add shredded paper to compost, use as mulch or seed-starting pots to add beneficial nutrients to your garden.
Dig into the season with our favorite organic gardening tips and tricks to grow your own bounty.
Not only is neem oil beneficial as a bio-pesticide, but it can actually enrich garden soil. Discover the benefits of neem oil for your garden!
Don't forget to protect your skin this summer! Guest blogger Seleyn DeYarus discusses the importance of organic sunscreen for summertime enjoyment.
Organic gardening connects us with the earth and produces good-for-you food.
Making your own baby food not only saves you money but allows you control over what's in your baby's food. Get started—and find out just how easy it is—with these homemade baby food recipes.
Need a last-minute gift? Pick up one of these eco-friendly gifts for everyone on your list.
David Salman encourages gardeners to fertilize in fall when root growth is most active and winter fertilizing imperative.
Guest blogger and novice gardener Shelley Moore plants her vegetable seedlings.
Guest blogger and novice gardener Shelley Moore gets creative when the raised beds she orders for her garden are too deep.
Guest blogger and novice gardener Shelley Moore documents the beginnings of her family's organic food garden.
It's time to think about decorating your outdoors with eco-friendly funriture, rugs and of course, organic flowers, vegetables and plants.
Companion planting can help your favorite plants achieve their full potential.
Guest blogger Jenn Leonard shares her experience with natural lawn nutrition service, Bio Green.
Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace shares her newfound love for farm-fresh eggs after experiencing rich, nutritious eggs at DeLoach Vineyards in Santa Rosa, California.
Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace introduces a green gardening series on Biodynamic farming based on her trip to DeLoach Vineyards in Sonoma, California. She details the meaning of Biodynamic farming and a field preparation called horn silica 501.
Popular fertilizers and mulches can be dangerous to our furry family members. Editorial intern Amanda Thompson discusses ways to make sure your lawn and garden are pet-friendly.
Natural Home editorial intern Amanda Thompson talks about the benefits her family has seen from keeping a small organic food garden.
The weather outside may be frightful, but it’s a delightful time to curl up with a stack of gardening books and begin planning next season’s harvest.
The Obamas plant an organic vegetable garden on the South Lawn of the White House.
A kitchen garden offers many benefits beyond saving money.
Jessica talks about growing herbs on her townhouse balcony. With rising food prices, growing your own is a great way to save.