Easy to grow, popular yet pricey, garlic is a highly valued kitchen & health food staple. Why not grow your own? A forgiving and adaptable crop, it is well worth the effort. Learn everything you know to get started!
Growing garlic is super easy, and takes very little skill or input. Garlic is what is considered a cash crop for many people. Growing garlic is a low-effort way to make a little money on the side in your own backyard. Garlic’s requirements are modest – some well-rotted manure or compost, free draining soil, some […]
Garlic is hands down the most easy plant to grow and care for. It is beautiful, the smell is intoxicating, and I can’t name a dish I don’t like it in!When I first started growing garlic I thought it was a sham! How in the world was the plant going to last through the winter […]
This year, I wanted to switch things up and grow vegetables all season long. I built a hoop house over my raised garden bed, and planted my very first winter garden. I planted crops that do well in the cold, then took precautionary measures to make sure they wouldn’t freeze. Since this was my first […]
Growing grocery store garlic is a great way to start your garlic garden! With a few simple tips you’ll be growing your own fresh garlic right outside your door. Once you’ve had “backyard fresh” garlic you will never want anything from the store again. How many times has your garlic sprouted a little greenery before […]
Maybe you like a challenge, maybe you forgot to order seeds. Whatever the reason, you find yourself wanting to grow something but lacking in little paper envelopes. But don’t despair, just raid your pantry for some gardening goodness! You can grow garden vegetables right from the ones in the grocery store. I have never bought […]