Fruit and Vegetable Gardening Guide

This how-to guide gives you the basics on starting your vegetable garden, whether you have backyard space to spare or a small spot ready for containers.

Plan Your Vegetable Garden

Deciding what to plant depends on your season, your site, and of course, your taste buds. Here's what you need to know and do to get started.

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Time it Right

When Should I Plant?

Use our planning guide to find the right time to plant your favorite fruits and vegetables for optimal results.

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Why Garden

4 Reasons Why You Should Grow Your Own Food

Those who have tasted a summer tomato sun-sweetened on the vine or a crisp cucumber plucked from under the leaves that nourished it know the intense flavor of fresh-picked produce is unrivaled by anything found in a supermarket.

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Planning

Choosing What to Plant

Deciding what to plant depends on the season, your site, and of course, your taste buds.

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Keep Your Garden in Shape

How to Maintain Your Garden

Optimism and creativity are essential to positively maintaining your garden.

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Container Gardening

Container Vegetable Gardening

This how-to guide gives you the basics on starting your vegetable garden in a small spot ready for containers.

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Backyard Gardening

Backyard Vegetable Gardening

This how-to guide gives you the basics on starting your edible garden in spare backyard space.

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