6 Smart Reasons to Start Vegetable Plants from Seeds Indoors

by Ralph Valle 5. February 2014
Why not consider growing your plants from seeds? Early- to mid-February is the perfect time for starting seeds indoors. Six smart reasons to start vegetable plants from seeds indoors. [More]

Summer Food Savings: Buy Local

by Renee' Anderson 12. August 2013
Along with the hot summer sun comes delicious fresh produce! With the health food/organic craze, more and more people are investing in what they eat. And, when I say investing, I do mean investing. Buying fresh, organic produce can be pretty expensive. However, beginning in late spring, there are ways to cut your food bill and still eat healthy. Based on Maryland’s climate, now is the perfect time to enjoy locally grown produce. The savings on local produce varies depending on what and how... [More]

Is Growing a Garden "Worth It"?

by Renee' Anderson 20. March 2013
It's official - spring is here! As the weather is getting nicer and the daylight is lasting longer you are likely beginning to awaken from your winter hibernation and venture outdoors! Maybe you wandered out to your backyard to find a big empty plot of grass. "Hmm," you think to yourself, "Maybe I should start a garden." Then you start to think about how much work it would probably entail, and you wonder whether or not it would be worth it. So is growing a garden worth it? It depends on your pur... [More]


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