Limited space for a garden? Life to hectic or transient to till a plot and properly care for the soil? You can still have a fruitful garden.
I’ve struggled a lot with my garden this year. Early on, before planting season even began, Mr. Homesteader handed the job of gardening over to me. I felt a lot of pressure to get it done right and failed in many ways. But every day that I check on my garden and see that my […]
Gardening has a much bigger learning curve than I initially thought. It’s been an exciting year and I’m thrilled that I’ve been able to learn what I did this year! Every one makes mistakes, it’s how we react to them that is important!
Sometimes during the dog days of summer our gardens need a little bit of help in the water department. There are lots of myths and misconceptions about when and how to water your garden, but there are also ways to save time, money, and energy while watering.
Crop rotation is a vital part of maintaining a healthy garden. My grandparents taught me this. They didn’t teach me in words so much as they did in actions. When we fail to follow proper crop rotation we suffer the consequences along with our soil. I have found keeping a garden journal is the best […]
The garden has so many cool tricks, check this out to see if you knew all of these garden WOWS!