Eggshells are such a useful chicken bi-product around the homestead, it is a shame to toss them away! Here I have complied a list of 5 ways you can use your saved eggshells around the homestead!
Make sure you start you new garden right. Proper planning will set you up for years of success.
This year has probably been one of my hardest years when it came to growing crops. Why was it hard you ask? Well, I hardly grew any! You see, in the spring I decided to take on a giant garden project. I tore down my entire vegetable garden, so I could rebuild. I have to […]
Seed Saving is a fun past time and great for becoming self reliant in the garden. Learning to save seeds from your bean, pea and legume plants is incredibly easy and the perfect plant to start!
Learn how to calculate the number of days you have in your growing season and select the best varieties of edibles to make the most of your growing season.
Every year I try to grow something in my garden that we have never had before. It gives us a chance to try something new that we normally wouldn’t have access to. Last year I decided to grow Cucamelons (Melothria scabra). Cucamelons are also known as mouse melon and Mexican Sour Gherkin. They’re common name […]