Here’s How To Find Morel Mushrooms in Arkansas!

Best Tips for foraging Morels in Arkansas

Looking for the elusive mushroom in Arkansas’ boundless woodlands?  Hoping to make all those recipes you have saved that incorporate morel mushrooms, finally? Morel mushroom is a rare species of mushroom anywhere in the world.  It is coveted everywhere since it can not be grown in a garden or farm but is only found in … Read more

Planting Tomatoes in Arkansas: The Full Guide

Tomatoes are one of the most popular plants grown in home gardens all across America. In Arkansas too, tomato season is highly cherished.  The summer is the perfect time to enjoy the newly harvested tomatoes, juicy and ripe to perfection. Tomatoes are believed to be native to Arkansas.  Even before the Europeans arrived in Arkansas, … Read more

Best Fruit Trees To Grow in Arkansas!

Growing Fruit Trees in Arkansas

Arkansas has very favorable conditions for homeowners and gardeners to plant home orchards or even a couple of fruit trees.  The relatively mild climate and loamy soil in most areas of the state are great conditions for growing fruit trees. The warm effect provided to the climate from the Gulf of Mexico to the South … Read more

All About Planting & Growing Okra in Arkansas!

All About Growing Okra in Arkansas

Okra was brought to the United States of America in the 1700s by Africans.  It is a warm-weather vegetable and has become a staple food delicacy today on American menus, particularly in the Southern states including Arkansas. If you are a gardener or like to maintain your own mini kitchen garden, wondering when to plant … Read more

When & How To Plant Strawberries in Arkansas!

Strawberries, unlike most other fruits, bloom on plants that grow near the ground and produce their runners for reproduction.  Strawberry plantings in Arkansas are divided into two seasons. What month do you plant strawberries? Planting in the Spring For a more natural growing season, most home growers prefer to plant strawberries in the spring.  In … Read more

Thes Are The Best Herbs To Grow in Arkansas!

Gardening is a tough job. It not only requires patience and skill but immense experience, care, and luck to get the best out of your sow. Herb gardens are as popular as flower gardens because they are both beneficial and equally beautiful and fragrant and are a pleasant sight to enjoy. Some herbs are easier … Read more

Tale of An Arkansas Native Tree: The Locust

Arkansas is home to many trees and houses the most variety of trees and plants in all American States. Locusts, like many other plants, are native trees to Arkansas, and varying varieties of Locust trees can be found throughout Arkansas.  Although Locust trees are commonly found all over the United States and have now spread … Read more

Best Fruit To Grow in Arkansas: Complete Guide!

Arkansas has a relatively mild climate, giving homeowners lots of opportunities to make a home orchard, a kitchen garden, or even just plant a couple of trees.  Arkansas stretches right from Zone 6 of Northwestern highlands to Zone 8 of Southeastern lowlands. The state is largely kept away from extreme weather given the warming effect … Read more

Urban Farming

When you think “urban,” what comes to mind? It’s probably not green spaces, poultry, lush gardens, or heaping baskets of fresh produce. Yet that’s exactly what the urban farming movement is—urban spaces in which crops, usually produce, are grown. Little Rock Urban Farming, owned and managed by Chris Hiryak, is just one of the thousands … Read more