Are you interested in learning how to fail at gardening? Chances are, probably not! However, learning from the mistakes of others – and of course, from your own mistakes – is a great way to be successful in the future. Take my situation, for example… We moved to our home just a mere 10 years […]
Everything you need to know about starting a garden and have it thrive afterwards.
Whether it’s container gardening, companion planting or just good ol’ advice on how to plant seeds, we’ve got you covered.
Are you looking forward to having the best garden ever this year? You need to do some prepwork in order to get there. Fortunately, getting ready for a garden isn’t hard at all. You just need to put a bit of thought into it and plan ahead BEFORE you get lost in those colorful seed
Do you sprout wheat at home? I love making homemade bread, pizza crust, and more from freshly milled wheat berries. The flavor is just amazing! For many, however, wheat is hard to digest. The jury is still out on whether it has to do with the wheat itself being in everything, or if it’s something
Growing fodder is a cheap way to feed your chickens, ducks, and rabbits throughout the year. If you’re raising animals of any kind, you probably already know how the costs can add up in a hurry. Growing fodder is an easy, inexpensive technique that will let you cut costs and feed your chickens, rabbits, and
If you’re curious about how to get started with hydroponics, you’ve come to the right place. When most people think of hydroponics, they think of a highly complex, scientific process that is the most modern of all growing techniques. In reality, hydroponics has been around practically forever. Both the Aztecs and the Babylonians have done
If you want to be more self-sufficient, learning how to add fruit trees is a great step. It’ll provide food for your family, food for the bees, and even food for your backyard chickens. Fruit trees can also provide shade, making them a win-win on your homestead. When you want to add fruit trees, it