Determining Seed Viability

I have started receiving seed catalogs in the mail recently. I am always excited to see the new varieties of vegetables that I would like to try. I also reminisce on those vegetables that my husband and I traditionally grow. One of the problems we face is whether the seeds we have saved from year…

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Feeding backyard birds in winter

To attract the greatest number of species in the winter, it is important to have a number of different birdfeeders available. While easy birdfeeders such as hopper and platform types are popular, the feeders in winter should have several things in common. Cover: Feeders will be most useful in the winter if they have a…

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