Our Top Ten Blogs of All-time

We have been doing a lot of behind the scenes work to improve our website recently, and in the process, we’ve been reminded how much great content lives on our blog. We gathered this list of our Top Ten Blogs of All-time, based on popularity. We hope you enjoy this list of our old and new favorites!

#10 – Ask Ruth: Why are My Blueberries Defoliating?

Originally posted October 13, 2014

#9 – Maximize Your Strawberry Harvest with Greenhouse-Growing

Originally posted May 2, 2018

#8 – Ask Ruth: Japanese Beetles

Originally posted July 20, 2011

#7 – Ask Ruth: Types of Lime & How to Use Them

Originally posted June 1, 2009

#6 – The Many Uses and Benefits of Yucca

Originally posted October 13, 2017

#5 – Ask Ruth: Organic Horticultural Oil for Fruit Trees

Originally posted August 27, 2012

#4 – Top 10 Super-Available Edible WILD Plants in Western NC

Originally posted July 29, 2014

#3 – Ask Ruth: Hot Pepper Spray

Originally posted August 20, 2011

#2 – Ask Ruth: Rust on Apple Trees

Originally posted June 24, 2013

#1 – Ask Ruth: Eradicating Bermuda Grass from Your Garden

Originally posted January 18, 2018

Are you sensing a theme, too? We are so grateful to the amazing Ruth Gonzalez for sharing her wisdom on our blog!

Ruth Gonzalez

Ruth Gonzalez

Ruth Gonzalez is a former market farmer, gardener, and local food advocate who wants to see organic farms proliferate and organic gardens in every yard. In her job at Reems Creek Nursery, Ruth offers advice on all sorts of gardening questions, and benefits daily from the wisdom of local gardeners. Ruth formerly served on the Organic Growers School Board of Directors, and we value her contributions to our organization. 

Author: Carrie Moran

Carrie Moran is the Director of Systems & Communications. They hold a Masters of Library and Information Science from Drexel University, and their professional background is in the world of academic libraries. During their library career, they focused on using empathetic user experience design methods to create safe spaces for people to learn, both in person and online. In addition to their work at OGS, they are a co-owner of Harmonize Your Health, a holistic wellness company whose mission is to introduce their community and clients to a variety of healing modalities that are aligned with respect for our bodies and this beautiful planet we live on.