Your garden’s soil is the lifeblood of your garden. Wherever you live – whether you have gardened for years or are starting your first garden – your soil can use improvement. Growing plants, chemicals, and soil run-off can ruin the quality of your soil and strip it of nutrients. To combat this difficulty, and keep […]
Animal fat has certainly been regarded as the enemy over the years, hasn’t it? It wasn’t always that way, and it’s unfortunate since fat is essential to life and to good health. Fat provides energy, and is needed for hormone production. And fats are a fantastic tool in the battle of the bulge. Without fat, […]
Now that you’ve decided where your garden will be built on your homestead, you’ll need to find out if your soil is up to the task of feeding and housing your plants. Here are some things you will want to consider as you plan your garden.