Are you familiar with some of the illnesses, diseases and pests that plants can get? If you aren’t, you need to be. Plant illnesses can quickly take over a harvest, crop or even flowerbeds and trees. Read to see what different plant illnesses are and how you can be prepared to take care of your […]
There are several things that you can do to your garden soil in the fall. I recommend doing these three things in the fall to prepare your garden for the best possible garden. Don’t pack your garden gloves away yet. Read on to see what you can be doing with your garden soil in the […]
Do you know what a tomato ‘sucker’ is? Do you know what you should do with them? I’ll explain to you what a tomato sucker is, how to identify them and how they affect your tomato plant’s growth and production. I’ll also give you some ideas about what to do with them.
There is an easy way to prevent homesteading burnout – get away for a while! Even if you have the most elaborate homestead, you can (and should!!) vacation to prevent homesteading fatigue. I say all of this to remind you that running a farm is hard work. Read on to see how I manage to […]
Learn how to create dandelion infused oil and then using that oil, create a dandelion salve. Dandelion salve is an excellent homemade remedy that is great for aches and pains.
Did you know that plants require proper nutrition to thrive just like humans do? In this post I will walk you through the basics of plant nutrition. I will also give you some tips about how to spot nutrient deficiencies and why they matter.