Let’s go deeper into the soil matter. In this next chapter you will see what you need to find out about the soil in your vegetable garden. Soil… What is soil anyway? Soil that is good for agriculture consists of more or less: 48% minerals, 25% water; 25% air and 2% organic material. These 2% […]
Did you know that plants require proper nutrition to thrive just like humans do? In this post I will walk you through the basics of plant nutrition. I will also give you some tips about how to spot nutrient deficiencies and why they matter.
Do you have chickens and a vegetable garden? Than you should definitely be saving those egg shells for use in the garden! This is the time of year that I start saving them for when I plant my tomatoes and peppers. In this article I will share exactly how I prepare them and use them.
Potato prep is an important step before planting. Potatoes is one of my favorite veggies to grow in the garden. It is definitely one of the easiest vegetables for me to grow each and every year. And in different ways, too! Here’s how to potato prep before you plant your spuds into the ground as […]
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, […]
When you close your eyes and imagine a garden, what do you see? We all have a slightly different picture of what we strive for in our minds. However, we do have a few things in common with this vision. You are picturing a garden full of what you love. No matter what size or […]