Our 42 foot long hoop house/greenhouse/ poly tunnel was accidentally built on a winter spring. We get our share of water inside during the rainy months here in Oregon (can you read like 9 months of the year!) After three years of slipping and sliding around while harvesting our winter greens we decided to mulch […]
Have you ever tried mulching your garden with grass? Weeds are always a big problem for me and my weed barrier fabric was really late getting here this year….so it didn’t get in on time and I was quickly becoming overrun with weeds so I turned to grass clippings to save me from drowning in […]
We discovered the world of “covering bare soil” after desperately looking for ways to keep the weeds and intense heat out of our Phoenix garden. This method of gardening transformed our homestead into a healthy, thriving, and productive piece of land. Learn 5 reasons to cover the soil and our top 4 types of mulch […]
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 […]
Here is how to prepare your garden for planting in just a few minutes. No-till gardening is easy and your plants will love it!
I have been very impressed with the results I’ve seen in my Back to Eden vegetable garden, so naturally I looked for new ways to implement this permaculture technique. In the past, I’ve discussed my love for container gardening. Even though my vegetable garden has grown exponentially, I still utilize containers throughout our property. I […]