Sometimes it can be hard to know when to plant and when to harvest different vegetables, which can make gardening seem complex and overwhelming. But it's actually simpler than you might think.
I recently read Gaining Ground, an excellent memoir about a small family farm and their foray into the world of sustainable agriculture.
One of our favorite summer/fall activities is visiting local farms to pick our own fruits, veggies & flowers. Below are a few of the farms we've visited this year -- we give each of these our highest marks.