Expert Articles

I am only a few years into my journey of learning as much as I can about growing my own food. While I learn with each season, it's always great to hear from other people who have more experience, or a special insight into all topics around growing edibles and maintaining a healthy and productive garden. Here you will find a collection of these guest posts and expert articles that have been published on the My Home Harvest blog.

Light and Seed Germination

Post by Catriona McLeod, TAS. As the days start to become lighter earlier and for longer, and warmer, the time to plant seeds is nigh. Light is critical to seed germination and plant growth. Plants and seeds can sense light quality (that is, wavelength), light direction, … [Read more...]