Where can you find a full-size replica of the Temple of Hera, a meteorite impact crater carved out millions of years ago and hundreds of blooming azaleas and other seasonal flowers? Jim Allen discovers all these attractions atop Emerald Mountain in Elmore County at Jasmine Hill Gardens.
When life hands you lemons, you make lemonade. But what if, instead of citrus, life hands you a proverbial overflowing fruit basket? Well, when Rita and Daniel Lewis grew more fruit than they could preserve and can, they decided to start a winery. Melissa Bowman visits their Lake Point Vineyard in Mathews, Alabama.
The Alabama Farmers Federation Young Farmers Division hosts the Excellence in Agriculture contest annually for folks who support and love agriculture, even though farming is not their primary source of income. In 2019, Daniel and Kim Mullenix won the award thanks to all they do to help farmers improve their operations.
Getting a garden started is hard work! Sidney Phelps of Bonnie Plants shares 5 ways using starter plants can make the job of growing your own food a little easier when compared to growing plants from seed.