Digging, double digging, no digging… almost nothing gets gardeners arguing like discussing different methods of preparing the garden soil. Here are a few thoughts.
Fruit trees are a wonderful addition to, and investment in your homestead, but it’s important to properly site and plant bare root trees. Here are some highlights of our planting experience, including some ways that we made planting flow more easily and quickly.
“Life expectancy would grow by leaps and bounds if green vegetables smelled as good as bacon.” ~Doug Larson
Ready to start keeping a Garden Journal? Author, Angela England, talks about the most important things to track in a garden journal to ensure you have good notes for next year!
As homesteaders we spend a lot of time talking about how to maximize the productivity of your land. This year, consider setting aside some natural space in your yard, even if it’s just a corner.
It’s time to think about how to maximize your garden’s harvest. Yes, it’s March, early spring, and that is the right time to get a few things done that can really boost vegetable production later on this growing season. Like the old saying goes “start out right and end up with lots of veggies” – […]