Learn how to build free raised beds using cord wood. Softwood logs are not suitable for using in indoor wood stoves due to creosote buildup issues. Unless you have an external boiler or a portable sawmill, one of the best uses for them is in raised beds. Cord wood raised beds are free to build […]
You can benefit a lot from raised bed gardening. It’s an organized and simple way of growing your vegetables and other crops. If you are thinking of making them, be sure to read the pros and cons before making a decision.
It’s a question many gardeners have had to ask themselves, “Do I till the ground and plant my garden or do I use raised beds?” In this article we will tell you 9 benefits to using raised beds for your vegetable garden and hopefully help you make the right decision for you and your homestead.
Here’s what to do in your garden for January, February and March plus some handy tips and definitions of garden terms. Don’t worry, April/May/June will be up soon!
Money is a little tight right now, but we were determined to get our Spring seeds in the ground no matter what. It took a little figuring, but we came up with the perfect quick and cheap raised veggie beds for just $20! Here’s how we did it…
There are many ways to garden. Especially for beginner gardeners, we would recommend one of the easy and effective no till methods. Depending on your needs and resources you can go for a Lasagne Garden, ‘Back to Eden’ Gardening, or a Square Foot Garden. And have fun doing it, enjoy what is growing and learn […]