February 24, 2011 - Backyard Industry

Sun and Surf—Is there any produce on this Turf?

Every year, Lisa and her family trek down to her childhood home, Florida, to get some respite from February in Illinois. One of the things she missed most about her current home was the food. She tells us why in this installment of In My Backyard.


October 28, 2010 - Backyard Industry

DIY for Fresh Veggies in Winter

Just because it's getting cold outside doesn't mean you can't pick fresh veggies well into the new year. Lisa looks at one proven technique for extending the growing season.