Yarrow: Companion & Insectary Plant

Yarrow is a member of the Asteraceae family, along with sunflowers, daisies, and many others. It grows up to three feet tall with flat composite flower heads. Insectary Plant Insects…

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Bittercress: A Useful Wild Herb

Bittercress is an annual cool-weather mustard and member of the Brassicaceae family. It is a host plant for a few species of aphids (1), and cabbage moths will preferentially lay…

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Soil Restoration at Tanglefoot

Soil Profile The single biggest challenge we face here at Tanglefoot Farm is soil restoration. From the Oklahoma Soil Survey I learned that our property is considered highly eroded Nash-Lucien…

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