The latest magazine from Meredith Corp., Home Garden is geared toward those who have recently taken up gardening. The every-other-monthly started publication in February with a rate base of 400,000. Cathy Westerberg is publisher; Doug Jimerson is editor in chief. A b&w page costs $17,175; a color page is $24,500. National Ad Manager Beth Press handles sales. Offices are at 100 Park Ave., New York, N.Y. 10017; phone: (212) 351-3525.
An every-other-monthly from All-American Publishing, Des Moines, Iowa, Brew covers America's microbreweries and brew pubs-bars that make their own beer. Launched in February with 10,000 circulation, Brew will be sold in bookstores, upscale beer and wine shops, and by subscription. Don Walsmith is publisher; his wife, Bev, is editor. A color page is $3,000. Offices are at 1120 Mulberry St., Des Moines, Iowa 50309; phone: (515) 243-4929.