Flowers in the vegetable garden can improve biodiversity and reduce the incidence of pests. There are plenty of flowers that can be planted throughout the vegetable garden, but here are my six favorite flowers chosen for their ability to support vegetable crops.
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 […]
Everybody loves a clean, weed free garden, full of beautiful neat rows of vegetables, right? Me too. But cover crops are none of those things! Nature hates bare dirt and will do all it can to cover it – be it grow weeds or mulch it with the tree’s own leaves. Bare dirt dries out, […]
Leaf mold is a silent hero in the gardening world! We don’t hear much about it but, Leaf Mold could just be what your garden is missing! Read more to find out what leaf mold is, how you can make it yourself and ways to use it around your yard!
Ah! What a beautiful time of year autumn is! Suddenly all the trees have changed from a sea of green into a fiery rainbow before quickly dropping to the ground. But what is one to do with all the abundance of fallen leaves? Well, I’ve got the answer! Actually, several answers! Here are 10 things, […]
Chickens in the garden – not always a helpful statement. My girls have done a fair amount of damage when they’ve been able to get into a garden bed without permission. But I am here to tell you that your chickens can be your garden ally. So let’s talk about how chickens can help you […]