Mulch is a wonderful resource to have for your garden but where do you get an abundance of it without breaking the bank? Here are a few possible resources for free mulch for your homestead.
If you’re limited on gardening space or maybe want to block out some neighbors and get a little privacy in your backyard then building some planter boxes with trellises may be the way to go. These great additions to the garden are easy to build, inexpensive and can provide you with a lot of food […]
The answer in yes, purslane can be both a friend and a foe in the garden depending on how you use it and manage it. In order to get the most from our gardens it is not only important to understand the vegetables we are growing but to know all we can about the weeds […]
The garden wash station is a welcomed addition to the homestead and if you don’t have one you should consider building one soon. Here is how I built mine and what it does for us.
Depending on where you live winter can be a trying time on the homestead, but with a little preparation we can weather the storm a little easier and make those long winter months safer and less stressful. Here are a few things you may need to do before it gets too bad outside.
Hunting is a great way to fill the homestead freezer but what do you do if you don’t have a place to hunt? Many modern homesteaders don’t have a hundred acres of fields and woods, many are living out their homesteading dreams of self sufficiency on urban city lots and suburban lots and because of […]