Plant Your Plate

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Get garden-to-table tips and inspiration for growing your own food and delicious recipes for using up your harvest, from the food and nutrition experts at EatingWell. Plus, find edible gardening advice and garden plans from our friends at Better Homes & Gardens.
 
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Food Gardening for Newbies

Essential gardening tools, designs and tips for growing your own vegetables, fruit and herbs.

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From garden to the table, get tips and inspiration for growing your own food and delicious recipes for using up your harvest, from the food and nutrition experts at EatingWell. We've also partnered with our friends at Better Homes & Gardens to bring you edible gardening advice and garden plans.
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Preserving Fresh Herbs

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Many of us are lucky to live in a place where fresh herbs are plentiful pretty much year-round.

Vegetables You Can Eat from Root to Stem

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The average American household wastes about $2,000 worth of food a year. Fighting food waste sounds smart, right? What it doesn't sound: delicious.

How to Grow Peppers in a Pot

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Growing peppers in containers is a great way to harvest homegrown produce even when you're short on space.

Easy Step-by-Step Guide to Tomato Container Gardening

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What's better than a garden-fresh homegrown tomato: the satisfaction of growing it yourself. How's that for knowing where your food comes from?

Composting 101

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Don't toss those food scraps—compost them!

Food Gardening for Beginners

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What to Plant in a Salad Garden

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Is there anything better than fresh, in-season veggies straight from your local farm? Actually, yes.