I started some broccoli, tomatoes and bell peppers this week and I used cardboard eggs cartons and a few scoops of soil from my garden. Then I tucked the cartons into the hoops and plastic covered garden bed where all my cool weather crops are seeded and let them germinate!
Yes, it might be the middle of winter in some places, but maybe you feel it – it’s creeping, creeping every so slowly toward spring. This is the time when minds turn to gardening, and when homesteaders’ minds turn to making the garden useful. Why grow grass when you can grow plants that could feed […]
Learn how to check your soil for acidity and how to balance your garden’s pH using wood ash.
My green thumb came only as a result of the mistakes I made while learning to see things from the plant’s point of view. ~H. Fred Dale
So you’ve figured out your planting zone, planted your seeds indoors, and prepared your soil. Now what? Follow along with Kristi as she shares a simple method for hardening off your seedlings.
Learn how to transform a set of whiskey barrels into a versatile, vertical container garden perfect for strawberries, herb gardens or other edibles. Full DIY and tutorial.