Good soil, sunshine key to great veggie plot
FOOD gardening is still the biggest trend in gardening as more and more people, especially young families, try their hand at growing vegetables and fruit in their backyards. If they don’t have a backyard, they
are growing food in tubs and containers — call them crops in pots — on a deck, balcony or patio, or getting a plot at a nearby community garden. Where there’s a will, there’s a way. But if you are a newcomer to the world of food gardening, here are a few helpful tips, plus some recommendations about the best varieties to try growing, either from seed or from seedlings.