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This week's podcast guest is Conor Fitzpatrick, founder of MiniFarmBox and owner of Fig Earth Supply nursery in Highland Park, CA. He shares his tips for growing veggies, fruits, and medicinal herbs in small spaces.

The post Podcast: Raised Bed Gardening with Conor Fitzpatrick appeared first on Gardenerd.

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We recently visited Apricot Lane Farms, the focus of the new documentary The Biggest Little Farm, which opens May 10th in theaters. On press day, we took a tour of the 200 acre farm and saw the magnificent biodynamic ecosystem in action. Listen to our Podcast with the farm's owners, John and Molly Chester. Here are some highlights from our tour:

The post Wordless Wednesday: Field Trip to Apricot Lane Farms appeared first on Gardenerd.

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Our latest YouTube video gives you the what, how, and why you should grow beneficial insectaries, that is, plants that attract beneficial insects to the garden.

The post YouTube: Beneficial Insectaries appeared first on Gardenerd.

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This week's guests are John and Molly Chester, the owners of Apricot Lane Farms and stars of a fantastic new documentary opening in theaters on May 10, 2019, The Biggest Little Farm. I visited Apricot Lane Farms for Press Day to tour the farm and interview this brave duo.

The post Podcast: The Biggest Little Farm with John and Molly Chester appeared first on Gardenerd.

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We specialize in small-space gardening here at Gardenerd, and our latest design project tested our strengths: transforming 213 sq. ft. of usable space into an edible garden. Spoiler alert--we did it.

The post Design: Tiny Front Yard Farm appeared first on Gardenerd.

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Easter, Passover, and Earth Day all came together this year to celebrate new life. The garden bursts forth with sprouts, flowers, and the promise of an abundant harvest.

The post Wordless Wednesday: New Life appeared first on Gardenerd.

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Gardenerd Blog by Christy - 3w ago

I have a confession. I'm a soap addict. I can't resist a luxurious, emollient, naturally-fragranced bar of soap.

The post Review: Godai Soaps appeared first on Gardenerd.

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This week's podcast guest is Tara Austen Weaver, freelance writer and author of Growing Berries and Fruit Trees in the Pacific Northwest. Tara shares her passion for home-grown fruit and berries, and tips for a successful harvest from your back yard.

The post Podcast: Fruits and Berries with Tara Austen Weaver appeared first on Gardenerd.

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Gardenerd Blog by Christy - 1M ago

A new garden gives purpose to a huge, flat, barren backyard. Watch as we transform the space into a flourishing food garden.

The post Design: Urban Farm appeared first on Gardenerd.

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Our latest YouTube video was shot at a TomatoMania event at Descanso Gardens. Christy browses more than 200 varieties of tomato plants to suggests some of her favorites for this year's garden.

The post YouTube: Choose the Right Tomato – TomatoMania Walk-Through appeared first on Gardenerd.

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