GIY : Grow It Yourself

Window Farms, Patch Planter (Above Right), Raised Basin Garden Bed (Bottom Right)

Window Farms, Patch Planter (Above Right), Raised Basin Garden Bed (Bottom Right)

Everybody preaches, not everybody practices. These three innovative products can help drastically reduce your grocery bill and ease your piece of mind in knowing you are your own farmer. Vertical Window Farms take up minimal space and are ideal for plants like tomatoes, peppers and strawberries, as well as squash! [learn more] The fresh Patch Planter concept is a self-watering home growing system, that can grown anything from kale and arugula to cucumbers, and can be left alone if you disappear for a weeks vacation. Williams-Sonoma demonstrates the ease of making a raised indoor/outdoor garden bed from vintage European wash basins that have the potential to grown a variety of herbs such as basil, mint and dill, or any leafy green you can imagine. Growing it yourself requires only seeds, soil and water - not to mention it will reduce your carbon footprint and save you time while supporting the organic 'field-to-fork' global eco-movement.