As we enter year four of publication, we have a retrospective of some of the best (and our favorite) articles from The Dirt’s first year!
EDITORIAL Looking back at that first year…
GET YOUR HANDS DIRTY What garden tools you really need—and why
DOS & DON’TS on reading seed packs
GET YOUR HANDS DIRTY Saving seeds
FEATURE Summer squash versus winter squash
DOS & DON’TS on natural pest control
FEATURE Neem oil
FEATURE Pot irrigation (olla pots)
MINI-FEATURE What is a micro-climate?
DOS & DON’TS on frugal gardening
GET YOUR HANDS DIRTY Container planting
FEATURE Soil pH—what you should know, and why