How sweet potatoes became misnamed; planning your spring garden, why our eight-legged friends benefit our gardens, what those grocery store meat descriptions really mean, and so much more!
EDITORIAL I heart sweet potatoes
GET YOUR HANDS DIRTY by Michelle Shipton Cook
Planning your spring garden
MINI-FEATURE Calculating your raised-bed soil needs
DOS & DON’TS for established gardens
FEATURE The fabulous sweet potato
FEATURE by S.E. Filomeo
The magic of extra virgin olive oil
INSECT INVESTIGATOR by Nadia Ruffin
Who’s afraid of the big bad spider?
JUST ASK LEE by Lee O’Hara
Lee answers questions about holes in harvested sweet potatoes, and best ways to fertilize raised beds.
THE TRUTH ABOUT FOOD by Lauren Hollander
About that burger… (understanding the world of meat)
THE BUZZ by Pat Anderson
The masterpiece that is honey
SIMPLY DELICIOUS Sweet potato fries