May 2009

The weather may not cooperate with all the rain we’ve been receiving, and even more is predicted in the extended forecast, but the annual Herb & Garden Faire is on the calendar for this weekend at the Landis Valley Museum near Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The herb fair takes place on Friday May 8th and Saturday May […]


I’m fortunate and relieved that I’ve never been faced with the major headache of controlling an infestation of notorious quackgrass in the vegetable garden! Ron isn’t so lucky and inquired about organic methods for getting this invasive weed under control: “Is there a way to turn a fairly large patch of land that has quack […]