Beyond the Barn
Caring For Indoor House Plants
Indoor house plants are the perfect way to make gardening a year-round vocation.
Tips for Drying Hydrangeas
Want to know the best ways to naturally dry your hydrangeas to keep them looking beautiful all year long?
Harvesting and Storing Home Garden Vegetables
When is the best time to harvest your vegetables? How do you store your vegetables if they all reach optimal size all at once? What are the best conditions to store all of your homegrown vegetables?
Japanese Beetles are Coming
No one likes to see Japanese beetles on their property; but it seems inevitable. They are an invasive species that feed on the leaves, flowers, and fruit of more than 300 species of plants.
Fertilizing and Watering Container Plants
If you are looking for a great way to have greenery in a small space, container plants may be the perfect solution for you.
Tips for Watering
When it doesn’t rain enough, turn on the spigot. Veggies need water to produce, so watering the garden correctly is crucial in the hot summer.
The Best Way to Avoid Blossom End Rot
When tomatoes, peppers, melons, and eggplant develop a sunken, rotten spot on the end of the fruit, the cause came long before you found the problem.
When To Treat Crabgrass
Every spring, Minnesota has a short window of opportunity to apply crabgrass pre-emergent. Treating crabgrass during this time is the most effective.
Top 10 Things to Consider When Buying a CUE Tractor
The benefits of owning a CUE on acreage is endless. Given a good tractor with the right power, appropriate implements and the skill to operate them, you’ll be able to upkeep chores such as fenci...