Darryl Strawberry (baseball player) was born on this day in 1962. Charlie Parker (jazz saxophonist) died on this day in 1955.
Spring Forecast 2018
2018 Spring Weather Forecast
Winter is nearly over, which means that spring is just around the corner! What kind of weather can we expect this year? Get your 2018 Spring Weather Forecast from The Old Farmer’s Almanac!
Warming Your Soil for Spring Planting
Two weeks ago, I had 10 inches of snow in my yard, with more snow predicted. Last year, the daffodils were blooming. So, I set up to experiment with the best way to warm the soil for spring planting!
6 Proven Strategies to Boost Garden Harvests
We all dream of a garden brimming with delicious abundance, yet the reality often falls short. But there are some simple techniques that even new gardeners can use to grow bumper harvests. In this short video, we share six proven strategies to boost productivity, turning your garden from average to high-yield in just one season.
Raising Chickens 101: How to Get Started
So, you’d like to raise your own chickens? Be sure you’re ready to commit! Here’s the first post of a six-part beginner’s guide to raising chickens. Let’s “start from scratch,” so to speak.
Born of pure ingenuity, the Garden Hod reflects the very best of farmers’ long tradition of craftsmanship and utility. It was designed as a harvest basket, but can be used for everything from a picnic basket to a knitting basket.