lettuce, organic lettuce, organic vegetables, vegetables for zone 4, straw bale gardening, strawbale gardening

Work With Your Land, Not Against It

Rather than being discouraged by the fact that I will never be able to grow a decent tomato here, I've learned the lesson that working with the land I have is easier on both my wallet and my heart than fighting with it.

Greens to Grow Indoors This Winter

I've discovered that there are plenty of food plants that can be grown indoors during the cold half of the year, and few require any kind of special equipment.