When planning your next vegetable garden one of the things you need to think about is what you can do to make it more “destructive insect” resistant. Check out these great tips on how to save your crop from these garden pests.
A great way to keep the homestead freezer well stocked with meat is by hunting and if your going to go hunting there aren’t many animals to hunt that will bring you more success and more enjoyment than hunting squirrel. I’ve been hunting these bushy tailed creatures since I was 7 years old and 36 […]
If you haven’t noticed people are waking up and there is a homesteading movement happening among families everywhere and because of that many children are being introduced to gardening for the very first time. Many are wondering about how to get their children in a self sufficient, homesteading mindset. Well here are a few tips […]
What a great treat any time of the year, a mid-day snack at work, something to munch on when your out for a hike, kickin’ back relaxing by a camp fire, yep I could have a handful of sunflower seeds just about anytime. It’s even a greater satisfaction when you grow, harvest and roast your […]
Growing a garden in raised beds has many benefits but can sometimes be a little costly depending on what you build them out of. If your all about being frugal and using what you have or what you can get cheap or free for your homestead projects, pallets seem to be one of those things […]
It’s a question many gardeners have had to ask themselves, “Do I till the ground and plant my garden or do I use raised beds?” In this article we will tell you 9 benefits to using raised beds for your vegetable garden and hopefully help you make the right decision for you and your homestead.