How we used trees left after the fire came through along with roofing that had fallen off an old barn to make raised beds. Last year this hosted beans and kohlrabi. This year it’s full of herbs. Nothing ever gets wasted on a homestead.
I’ve spent quite a bit of time on my garden layout and researching companion planting. I’m adding several perennial plants and herbs this year. I decided to try square foot gardening to get the most out of my raised beds. The square foot garden planner is a quick and easy way to layout your garden. […]
Do you know what you to do now that you have a raised bed garden? Square foot gardening will help you plan it out easily, maximizing every space. Read this quick guide on how to get started.
Raised bed gardening does a lot for your garden including improving your soil, controlling weeds, etc. It’s no wonder why you would want to build raised beds in your garden. Here’s an easy method to do so.
If you enjoy eating fresh salsa in the summer, growing a salsa garden will provide you with the fresh ingredients you need to whip up salsa at a moments notice. The basic ingredients that go into salsa are tomatoes, peppers, garlic, onions, and cilantro. Visit the link below and see how you can plant all […]
Of course the most important decision on what to plant in the garden is deciding what veggies we’d most like to eat. It doesn’t do much good to have a veggie plant take up valuable garden-area real estate for the year if we eat it only in moderation. RancherMan & I love green beans and […]