Michael Blakeney started gardening in his backyard 25 years ago as a high school teacher. He now dedicates himself to a deeper study of horticulture and human health. Michael is an avid canner and sells goods at his local grocery. Michael oversees innovation and product development activities for Backyard, a suite of garden-based personal care products. He has blogged about his garden for the Cooking Channel, and his garden has been featured in The New York Times Magazine.
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Nothing says summer like a fresh, ripe garden-grown tomato! Start the season by learning everything about growing these gorgeous summertime celebrities: seeding and planting transplants, maintenance (trellising, irrigation, pruning), combating diseases and bugs, harvesting and storage, and the di more...