Gardening products – hoses, fertilizers, etc – and garden shows everywhere.
The most useful, and versatile, gardening tool I own is my two-wheel BCS tractor. This Italian-made tractor was designed for small farms in hilly areas areas where riding on a [...]
On a recent drive through California, I stopped at the locally famous Sierra Azul Nursery, where I wandered through their 2-acre demonstration garden and met some Australians. “Nothing [...]
Dear readers, I went through my in-box and discovered some delicious hate-reading! Ready? First, from somehow actually hired by Scotts Miracle-Gro to promote them, pasted below with commentary in brackets. [...]
To most of the media, it's the famous education reformer Michelle Rhee, ex-DC Schools Chancellor, who's controversial, unpopular, even reviled by some, especially teachers' unions. (Interesting read on the subject.) So when [...]
Garden suppliers’ sights are set on next spring. Last month, representatives from nurseries, greenhouses, independent garden centers and even Big Box Stores loaded up their cars, vans and trucks, heading [...]
Gnome image courtesy of Shutterstock (Only kidding on this one. I heart gnomes.) Inspired by the wonderful Haters Guide to The Williams Sonoma Catalog, which you have no [...]
The first alarm about bee-killing pesticides that caught my eye warned of plants that had been sprayed with neonicotinoids doing the killing. Then petitions like this one got my attention [...]