Create a special spot on your homestead for children, and encourage the next generation to learn gardening skills the fun way.
It’s time to plan your garden so consider using plants you can save seeds from – this post will help you get started planning garden for frugal seed saving.
When you plan your garden this year, think about ways to benefit the bees. Here are some tips for encouraging pollination and creating a bee friendly environment.
It’s that time of year again when the seed catalogs are arriving at our home daily and the lengthening days are reminding us that planting season is not that far away. Choosing and buying seeds is both exciting and overwhelming. Here are a few tips to get you started.
The Thanksgiving and Christmas season are upon us and we all want to serve our dining guests the finest foods we possibly can. One way to assure great quality is to grow our own seasoning herbs ourselves to assure we are picking them at their peak of quality. I’m talking about growing the herbs in […]
While radishes aren’t our most favorite veggie, they are easy to grow and surprisingly very nutritious. If you aren’t too thrilled about the spicy red root (which get even more spicy during periods of hot and dry weather), there is always the leafy green tops. A bit peppiery in flavor and not always popular with […]