Saturday, April 29, 2017
Most gardeners find it very difficult to resist their anticipation for warm weather and the ability to begin their gardening endeavors. Wouldn't it be wonderful to extend your growing year, to increase your harvest, and to use something conventient...
Need some inspiration for a budget friendly way to build a greenhouse to compliment your green thumb? Take a look at this! Source some old windows, doors and pallets and get creative! If you do a little research in your...
Stuart and Cedar Anderson have created a beehive that won't scare away most want-to-be beekeepers. The duo, a father and son from Australia, have designed the Flow Hive, which allows honey to be harvested directly without bothering the bees....
Growing dwarf fruit trees in containers makes them easier to prune and harvest. Younger trees bear fruit faster. You can find dwarf varieties of almost any common fruit tree, but citrus trees are the most commonly grown. Containers for growing...
Strawberries do not necessarily require a great deal of room to grow, and fortunately for small space gardeners, can be grown in containers. Strawberries are excellent for pots or containers are they require a shallow growing space, as their...
The natural instinct of a chicken is to explore its world for every tasty grub and insect it can find to swallow. Their greatest pleasure comes from shuffling around in the dirt, scratching up plant roots and delicous worms...
In the garden, the most important foundation is the quality of your garden soil. It must contain nutrients to support the growth of your vegetable plants and produce. Without a nutrient rich soil, even the best seeds you can...
This family produces 6,000 pounds of food per year, right in their backyard! It seems almost impossible to grow six thousand pounds of food from one tenth of an acre of land in Downtown Los Angeles, but the Dervaes family...
Turn lawn shavings, food compost and animal manure into sustainable energy using a homemade biogas generator. You can produce your own natural gas using organic materials normally considered to be household waste. This "biogas" can be used to cook food,...