In this video Sarah shows you around the several gardens that we have planted on the homestead. We have a large in ground lasagna garden and 7 raised bed gardens made from logs that we foraged on our property.
Growing a prolific garden is the dream of every gardener no matter how long they have been gardening. There is one thing you can do that will revolutionise your gardening experience: MULCH. There are so so many benefits of mulching your garden. It really is the best thing you can do for yourself in your […]
Not only does mulch help to suppress weeds in the garden, it also adds organic matter to feed the soil microbes and retain water. I also use mulch on the paths to stop them getting muddy. As more worms have started to make their home in my garden, I find that I regularly have to […]
No dig gardening is a great way to cut down on weeds, watering, and enrich your soil and it even takes less effort than conventional double digging or tilling. Laying down a thick mulch suppresses weeds and holds in moisture, and the materials break down in place, feeding the plants for you. You can start […]
The mornings have gotten frosty and we may be only weeks away from the first snow, so we have finally put our gardens to bed. The first step is simply to remove the gone-by plants from summertime, but after that there is a lot more which you can do to ensure that next year’s growing […]
There are many ways to rid your garden of weeds, so try one, or more of these methods…