We rely heavily on our garden. It must produce. Here in Northern New Brunswick Canada (zone 4a) the growing season is quite short and there aren’t too many opportunities to make up for lost crops. This year has been a difficult growing season. Garden pests and weather …it’s been tough. We are trying a number of things to get ahead of the challenges including: preventative organic pest control, attracting pollinators, planting short season crops & utilizing cold frames. I can describe what we have going on in the gardens far better with photos so let me take you through a guided photographic tour.
- Charlotte & Ryan Walker (Walkerland)
Charlotte and Ryan live in a cozy log home surrounded by forest in Canada's Maritimes. They write about their homesteading experiences to provide inspiration and support to others that are interested in a more self sufficient healthy lifestyle. The rewards of doing things for yourself, taking the reigns back so to speak, are immeasurable. If you are interested in alternative energy, cooking from scratch, heritage livestock, food preservation, natural health or organic gardening, you will probably fit right in. Join us.
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