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Gradi’s Organic Garden: Beautiful, Bountiful Basil

Gradi’s Organic Garden: Beautiful, Bountiful Basil

Gardening in climates such as Utah, part desert, part mountains, always changing, can be a challenge, to say the least. This article is based on a garden located in the Salt Lake valley at approximately 4,500 feet above sea level. Gradi’s Organic Garden is this writer’s small, urban garden my daughter and I have created […]

RECIPE: Perfect Pot-Infused Pesto

RECIPE: Perfect Pot-Infused Pesto

Both home and professional cooks appreciate the ability to utilize fresh herbs in many dishes. Basil is an excellent choice of a highly versatile plant which can be used fresh or frozen form and is easy to grow in containers, allowing easy access. Basil grows profusely in warm weather and must be pruned by pinching […]

Grow Your Own Food: A Spring Gardening Primer

Grow Your Own Food: A Spring Gardening Primer

Photo courtesy: DumboCSA With the price of food increasing along with the prevalence of GMOs and other nasty sprays and insecticides, growing your own fruits and vegetables makes sense on so many levels. Creating a garden does not have to be expensive. This article will examine a small garden that was created by one person for less […]