Alternative Gardning: Controlling Cabbage Worms - (Gross) - Sprinkle Baking Soda on Cabbages (and other Brassicas) to Thwart Caterpillars If those small green cabbage worms have been making Swiss cheese of your cabbage, broccoli, and kale plants
Tomatoes need calcium to achieve their full flavor potential. When planting tomato plants crush up (to powder) about 4 or 5 egg shells and put them in the bottom of the hole. Then plant tomato on top. They'll provide calcium and prevent blossom end rot.
Good for flower bed- Lay down a thick layer of CARDBOARD in your raised garden beds to kill the grass. It is perfectly safe to use and will fully decompose, but not before killing any grass below it. They’ll also provide compost and food for worms.
Easy Gardening: Growing Vegetables Plants from Kitchen Scraps!
I love the idea of a formal vegetable garden. It Italianate--but with cabbage and herbs mixed in. "formal walled vegetable garden with cabbage, cardoon and espalier pear, august rofford manor, oxfordshire"