A simple hooophouse can extend your growing season by at least 3 months each year. They are very simple to build on raised beds. Learn how to build this simple hoophouse for under $20 and start growing more veggies in the colder times of the year!
For some reason despite 20 years of gardening, I’ve just never really caught on to composting. I will start a pile and then forget about it and it never seems to turn out right. So now I’ve replace my compost pile with a simple method that fills your garden beds with great organic matter. Learn […]
Winters in our area can be super cold. Even with the protection of a cold frame it’s pretty hard for us to get lettuce to survive the winter outdoors. So this year we are trying something new and growing lettuce indoors in a sunny south facing window. Come learn how we are doing it and […]
Follow these easy tips to get your potatoes to last all winter and even into the spring!
Fall is the best time to get your garlic planted. Getting your garlic in the ground in the fall gives you a giant head start on the growing season. Fall planted garlic will get settled in and start growing roots in the fall and then will go dormant over the winter. But as soon as […]
October is not too late to do a little planting in your garden. In fact there are 6 crops you should be plating in October! Remember you are not planting for harvest any time soon, but instead any planting you do in October will over winter for an early spring harvest!