Sad to see your summer garden go? Did you know that you can keep your garden going long after your summer plants have died out? Planting a fall garden is an excellent way to explore new crop varieties and keep your garden going. If you are winding down your summer garden, consider planting fall vegetables […]
Fall is my favorite season. It means harvesting, canning, and holidays. Many of the crops harvested in fall can be stored and enjoyed for months to come. Apples, winter squash, pumpkins, roots crops, cabbage, and potatoes can all be stored and eaten “fresh” when the garden is long gone and winter has set in. I […]
Do you have more tomatoes that you know what to do with? There is never such thing as too many tomatoes! I’ve been there before myself. I thought it would be a good idea to plant a massive amount of tomato plants and ended up with what I thought was way too many leftover, extra […]
Whether you are an experienced or beginning gardener, learn how to choose your garden site, building raised beds, prepare raised bed for spring planting, and most importantly how to prepare the soil in your raised beds. Choose an area you can expand because you might just fall in love with gardening!
Do you know what a tomato ‘sucker’ is? Do you know what you should do with them? I’ll explain to you what a tomato sucker is, how to identify them and how they affect your tomato plant’s growth and production. I’ll also give you some ideas about what to do with them.
Building Raised Beds – Let’s Do This! We needed raised beds but we didn’t know how to build things. So we asked a friend to build one for us. We looked at his work and said, “we can do that!” We also knew that we couldn’t afford to pay someone else to build all of […]