When to Harvest Your Tomatoes This Summer

When to Harvest Your Tomatoes This Summer

Growing and Harvesting Tomatoes at HomeWelcome to tomato harvesting season, where you can enjoy one of the flavors of summer in your own raised bed garden. Tomatoes are considered annual crops in Philadelphia’s climate, meaning they cannot survive the winter and will...

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When to Harvest Your Berries This Summer

When to Harvest Your Berries This Summer

Growing and Harvesting Berries at HomeWelcome to summer berry harvesting season, where you can enjoy flavorful fruit straight from your own backyard with minimal time and effort! Many types of berries are considered perennial in Philadelphia’s climate, meaning they...

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Dealing with Common Summer Gardening Challenges

Dealing with Common Summer Gardening Challenges

Introduction Summer gardening season is an exciting time full of the joys of time spent outside, sharing gardening memories with others, and enjoying abundant harvests. However, due to vacation or other factors a garden can fall out of maintenance and get overgrown,...

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Overcoming Summer Vegetable Garden Challenges

Overcoming Summer Vegetable Garden Challenges

Our mission at Backyard Eats is to make growing food at home available and simple to all and be a resource for broadening participation in the homegrown food movement for our clients, employees & community. The summer gardening season is an exciting opportunity to...

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Planning Your Raised Bed Garden (Part 1: Location)

Planning Your Raised Bed Garden (Part 1: Location)

Crafting your dream garden starts with choosing the perfect location. The right location can make all the difference in achieving an abundant harvest and delightful gardening experience. Let's explore five essential factors to consider when finding the ideal spot for...

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