Farm and Garden

Plants and produce from rural America
Build do-it-yourself worm bins to create organic fertilizer for your garden.

My homemade parsnip and ginger vinegar Turning Bad Wine Into Good Vinegar
When your wine-making efforts go south, turn it into vinegar instead.
Rodent Proof Your House
Rodent-proof your house with these techniques to keep your home vermin-free.
Mushroom harvest Foraging for Mushrooms
Blogger Brian writes about foraging for wild mushrooms in Ireland.

Browse more great rural know-how in the GRIT archives: Farm and Garden


Growing corn in Osage County

Growing Corn in Osage County, Kansas

Read about the numerous varieties of heirloom corn that Hank enjoys growing.

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Transplanting and Planting Seeds in Soil


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