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WHAT'S NEW IN URBAN GARDENING

The 9 Best Edible Flowers for Colorful Summer Cooking
Be sure not to eat florist or foraged flowers, which likely contain pesticides and preservatives, and don’t assume every edible[...]
Quick Recipes Using Colorful Urban Garden Flowers
Edible flowers make colorful garnishes that update a favorite dish, but they also take center stage in recipes perfect for[...]
Refreshing Vegan Cold Soup Recipes for Summer
By the time spring and early summer’s warmth arrives, we all want to chill out in the kitchen. It’s time[...]
Phaedra & Eric,  Richmond, Virginia

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How to Grow Backyard Mushrooms in Logs
I fell into this whole mushroom farm thing by accident. Maybe more of a "planned" accident. I had been wanting[...]
No-Till Gardening Method Using a Winter Cover Crop
A winter cover crop will replenish your urban garden soil with critical nutrients, prevent weeds from growing and even provide[...]
Quick Tips for Growing Fussy Kitchen Garden Basil
Basil can be tricky. Like a lot of urban gardeners, we started our urban farm journey with garden basil. Most[...]
How to Do a Simple DIY Urban Garden Soil Test
Conventional gardening focuses on plant health; organic gardening focuses on soil health. That's what the instructor said in the gardening[...]
5 Reasons You Must Have a Good Digital Garden Planner
If you can't be in your back yard during winter's unwelcoming weather, then choosing and using a good garden planner[...]
Home Garden Tool Sharpening Is Easier Than You Think
Until this fall I was scared to sharpen my own tools. I knew that late fall and early winter are[...]
Save Thyme for These Buttery Grownup Tea Cookies
Savory cookies! I love cookies, and I really love savory tea cookies. You can eat more of them than sweet[...]
Homemade Ricotta Recipe (Better Than Greek Yogurt!)
Homemade ricotta is much softer and smoother than the grocery store brands. Since Chef Iggy has started making it every[...]
Warm Up to This Easy Cream of Tomato Fennel Soup
Are you craving the fresh taste of garden tomatoes in winter? This tomato fennel soup is a creative and flavorful[...]
Craft Baker Revives Virginia’s Local Grain Growth
In his book The Third Plate, chef Dan Barber argues that chefs have the power to change the way the world eats.[...]
Mold and Cold: Inside a Growing Urban Mushroom Farm
The word “farm” conjures up images of sunny rolling hills, green with rows of fresh vegetables. But visiting a mushroom[...]
Turning On the Holiday Garden Lights at Brookgreen
We visited the winter garden lights display at Brookgreen Gardens in Myrtle Beach. It gave us a lot of ideas[...]