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Permaculture 101 for Homesteaders

June 26, 2018 Emily Jenkins 0

Permaculture, the shortened version of ‘permanent agriculture’ or ‘permanent culture’, is a school of thought that seeks to mimic the natural patterns of nature to find regenerative solutions to the basic needs of humans and […]

Pruning Tomatoes Step by Step

June 9, 2018 Michael Wight 1

Tomatoes are one of the most commonly grown vegetables around the globe, often receiving the affectionate nickname of “kingpin of the garden.” While it is extremely easy to grow tomatoes in a garden, doing it […]

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How to Grow Marigolds in Your Garden

May 17, 2018 Alina J. 0

A gorgeous member of the daisy family, marigolds are herbaceous annual flowers that are easy to grow and even easier to enjoy. Marigold flowers were used by the ancient Romans to signify the start of […]

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Composting The Easy Way!

May 3, 2018 Kendra 11

When it came to achieving “the perfect nitrogen to carbon ratio”, I was totally lost. Did it have to be so complicated? Actually, it doesn’t! Here’s all you need to know to start making your own ‘black gold’ in no time!

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How to Grow and Harvest Basil

April 2, 2018 Alina J. 0

A fragrant, annual herb, basil is a popular crop to grow. With the proper care, it can provide a continuous supply of leaves throughout summer months. From choosing between basil varieties to understanding how to […]