Planting

Rain is a good thing. However, too much rain may cause issues in the garden. Here in Central Ohio, (like many areas of the country) we have had the heaviest rains on record in the last 50 years. It makes it extremely difficult for farmers...

Spring has breezed by and we are well on our way to summer and a lush garden. Summer means it’s time to focus on maximizing our gardens to acquire the lush vegetation we all desire. Easy right? It can be, just follow these few simple steps,...

It all began with the family of a fourth-generation farmer and their church. Dan and Jennifer Lane hope that the revolution they’ve begun in central Ohio will reach and affect you and your family.The Lanes manage 2,000 acres of farmland in Delaware County, Ohio. Their...

Spring is so close we can taste it! April Fools! It may be a while before we can get back into the garden, but with weather like this it is the perfect time to start planning your garden without even stepping a foot outdoors. Here...

Why is it that consumers prefer to buy produce directly from the farmer?  While the craze to support local business has spread widely the past several years, consumers are also finding that same-day, fresh-picked produce often has a better taste than store-bought produce.  That is...

Many consumers don’t know that a plant cannot utilize the common N-P-K (Nitrogen, Phosphorus and Potassium) analysis that most commercial fertilizers provide if these micro-nutrients are not present. Plants need the same nutrients we do, but they cannot get them if they’re not in the...

Here's another tip from the HyR BRIX® test garden! Our goal is to not only help feed your soil and plants with healthy fertilizer, but also provide you tips and tricks to make gardening fun and easy. Watch a milk-jug be transformed into a slow-drip water...

 Want money saving tricks, especially on your grocery bill? Don’t give up on your garden when the tomato plants dry up. There are still at least 10 to 12 weeks left before your first frost date and there are several vegetables that can be grown...