Starting your own honeybee hive, how to square-foot garden, container veggies

This is an archived issue of our Companion email newsletter.

Daily Newsletter for Thursday, March 21, 2019


The warring hosts of Winter and of Spring
are hurtling o'er the plains.
All night I heard their battle-clarions ring

And jar the window panes.
–Christopher Pearse Cranch (1813–92)

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Time to Start a Hive?

Beekeeping 101: Should You Raise Honey Bees?
Are you interested in raising honey bees? Does having your own beehive sound intriguing? See how to get started with our Beekeeping 101 series!
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Demo: See How to SFG

Planning a Square-Foot Garden
Square-foot gardening is a method of densely planting in squares for multiple harvests in a small space, even if you have poor soil.
Veggie Container Gardening

Container Gardening with Vegetables
Container gardening is an easy way to grow vegetables, especially when you lack yard space! If you have a small garden or simply a patio, balcony, or rooftop, explore the magical world of gardening in pots!
Iron Rooster Tiered Shelf

Perfect for country kitchen counters!
Why Easter's Later This Year

When Is Easter 2020? | How the Easter Date is Determined
Easter 2020 will be observed on Sunday, April 12! Find out how the date of Easter is determined, why the date changes every year, and how the holiday relates to the first full Moon of spring.
Rooster Planter

New arrival! 
Vanilla Bean Custard

Creamy Vanilla Bean Custard

The fresh vanilla bean is an extra special touch, but you can use vanilla extract instead.

Rooster Welcome Stake

Welcome your guests in country style!