Alicia from Walking Softly Upon The Earth was motivated to grow her own food when her infant son struggled with food allergies. When she learned that she could grow dwarf fruit trees in her yard she jumped on the chance to have an orchard. She started with only 3 apple trees but her orchard soon […]
Is it an apple? A pear? Why does it smell so amazing? What is this unusual fruit with a solid place throughout written history? It is a quince. Chances are, you may not have heard of it–but I know you’d like to. Read more about quince and how easy it is to fall in love […]
Grafting trees has several benefits, especially for small homesteads and yards with limited room. Learn more about grafting, including how to graft thanks to Lady Lee’s Home.
Grafting fruit trees is the joining of two fruit trees from the same family, so one tree can produce two verities of fruit. Click to discover 4 technique to graft fruit trees…
A little story about how we spent our whole entire three day weekend moving wood chips and setting up our little mini orchard using the Back to Eden Film method.
Could it be that there is a simple secret to making certain trees flourish – a secret that is passive and easy? I certainly believe that there is, and it appears that we are already seeing the fruits of our labor.