We went to our local tire repair shop and asked if we could raid their piles of old tires. The tire shop was quite happy that someone wanted to take a few tires off their hands and said yes. There were a number of large tractor tires, smaller tractor tires, tires from back hoes, semis, […]
I have always gardened using raised beds; and I think the pros outweigh any cons with this kind of garden. Whether you’re just getting started with a raised bed garden or just looking for some tips, this is the post for you! Some of my homesteading friends have given me permission to share their BEST […]
The best DIY soil mix recipe has been a long time in the making. This DIY soil mix isn’t just something I threw together on a whim and hoped it worked; I spent a lot of tireless hours researching this! I’ve been using a combination of Mel’s Mix and potting soil on our little homesteading; […]
Square foot gardening gets you big rewards in a small space – and it’s very beginner friendly!
Are you using a raised garden bed system in your gardens? Raised garden bed benefits are many, and they are perfect for new gardeners as well as veterans. A raised garden is quite possibly the easiest way to garden; just build, fill and plant! My garden is a raised garden bed farm with a few […]
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.