Orange Is The New Carrot (Excerpt: “The Seed Detective”)

The following excerpt is from Adam Alexander’s book The Seed Detective (Chelsea Green Publishing, Sept 22, 2022: Pre-order here) and is reprinted with permission from the publisher. courtesy of Chelsea Green It’s All About the Color We have the Arabs to thank for introducing today’s carrot to Western Europe. There are two distinct sub-species that … Read more

Planting, Transplanting & Pruning Trees (Excerpt, “The Home-Scale Forest Garden”)

The following excerpt is from Dani Baker’s new book Home-Scale Forest Garden: How to Plan, Plant, and Tend a Resilient Edible Landscape (Chelsea Green Publishing, May 2022) and is reprinted with permission from the publisher. Planting Potted Trees & Shrubs If you order potted trees, check with your supplier to find out where the plants … Read more