Some milkweed species are actually harmful to monarch butterflies. Here's how gardeners can choose wisely and contribute in other ways to monarch conservation.
A cover story on the renewed popularity of victory gardens featured LEAF's Elaine and Joyce.
Growing vegetables from scraps and seeds that would normally be tossed out is easy, and saves both energy and trips to the supermarket.
This is a great time of year to cook up a big pot of whatever greens are at hand – including some delicious ones that are often overlooked.
It's time to get serious about slugs and snails before they become a serious problem.