Peas Recipe Contest
Peas, please! Welcome to this year’s “Peas Recipe Contest,” sponsored by The 2018 Old Farmer’s Almanac Garden Guide.
One of our favorite springtime vegetables, peas add texture to salads, color to pastas, and a pop of freshness to meaty mains.
Common Milkweed: Uses and Natural Remedies
Common milkweed has a long history as a natural remedy—and has many other uses, too! Plus, milkweed is the food of our beautiful monarch butterflies. Learn about this surprisingly useful native plant.
What Is Diatomaceous Earth?
Gardeners are often given the advice to sprinkle diatomaceous earth (DE) around plants to deter pests. Unsurprisingly, we’re often asked, “What is diatomaceous earth, exactly?” Well, here’s your answer…