Is it possible to grow fruit trees from seed? Or will the fruit be totally different from the parent plant? Years ago, I saw a tv program that tried – and succeeded – making so-called “preppers” look as crazy as possible. I found myself freuently shaking my head at the families featured on the show […]
Hardly a spring goes by when I’m not tempted to buy plants. It’s not a bad temptation, but I could seriously go WAY overboard on buying plants if I don’t watch it! Plants are kind of like chickens. Can you REALLY have too many? There’s always room for one more! This spring was no different. […]
In my opinion, the best plants are the ones where you stick them in the ground once and they come back year after year providing you with a free and mostly effortless harvest. Blackberries are an excellent plant that can fill that role for you. If you have a larger homestead, make a space for […]
Why every homestead needs apple trees.
Wants to plant a fruit tree, you live in a small urban space, not sure what to do? This article will help you look at what you can plant where you are! Enjoy the fruits of your labor with home grown fruit off your own tree!!!
Our neighbor so generously gave us three boxes of concord grapes from their garden and we are putting them to use on the homestead by pressing them for juice. Come visit our farm and take the journey with us as we share a DIY video on pressing grapes in a grape press!