This is my first year growing potatoes and this is also the first year that I’m trying the potato tower. This is how I made mine:
How we used trees left after the fire came through along with roofing that had fallen off an old barn to make raised beds. Last year this hosted beans and kohlrabi. This year it’s full of herbs. Nothing ever gets wasted on a homestead.
Just a quick little post to show off our rapidly growing cucumbers. I can almost watch them growing. These two pictures were taken roughly 48 hours apart, and I’d swear the plants have grown about 12 inches in that time frame.
As the weather begins to warm up, more time is spent outside enjoying the great outdoors. Just as you add beautiful decor and floral arrangements inside your home, why not spruce up your yard or patio with some beautiful hanging plants? They add visual interest and a pop of color to any outdoor space. Hanging […]
Since we have limited growing space, we have to think outside the box often in our gardening. We will do this by using buckets, pots and containers to grow tomatoes. Growing tomatoes in containers is a great way for just about anyone to have a garden fresh beauty for sandwiches, salads or just munching on.
My family loves potatoes, there’s no way around it. We often get potatoes from our local farmer, but they aren’t organic. I know, I know…they are usually on the dirty dozen list each year. But, it’s a cheaper way to fill my hungry teens. The biggest issue with growing our own has been space. Potatoes […]