Inside: Cover crops are underutilized and misunderstood in the smaller vegetable garden. Understand what they are, which to choose and how to use them. Find more gardening articles in our Gardening Tips resource page.
I had a cover crop alright. A cover crop of charlie horse, that awful stinkweed, and a sticky, scratchy viney…weed thing…of some sort.
Oh, and grass. Grass, who’s roots weaved in and out and under every last bean, corn, and pea I had planted. That grass just knew that if I pulled them, it would pull up my plants too.
It was as if it were saying, “I dare you.”… [Read More]