Front-Loading Fertility

Front-Loading Fertility

Options You Have to Keep the Deer Away From Your Garden You have 5 basic options to keep the deer away from your plants and your garden. The options are…

Amending Soil to Grow Potatoes - Part 4 of the Potato Grow Bag Trials

Amending Soil to Grow Potatoes – Part 4 of the Potato Grow Bag Trials

How to Build a Homemade Hydroponics System Using hydroponics systems will allow your plants to grow about 50% faster than they would in regular soil. Hydroponics also yields better harvests…

Can Potatoes Grow in Almost Anything? - Part 3 of the Potato Grow Bag Trials

Can Potatoes Grow in Almost Anything? – Part 3 of the Potato Grow Bag Trials

Winter in Your Garden As fall inevitably turns into winter, I start thinking about hardiness. It turns out that, for most plants, survival is strongly related to dormancy-the plant equivalent…

Where did all the Nitrogen go? – Part 2 of the Potato Grow Bag Trials

Where did all the Nitrogen go? – Part 2 of the Potato Grow Bag Trials

Herb Garden Herbs For the Cook Herb garden herbs can make up an entire lovely garden for show and in use in your home. The herbs most used by cooks…

Improving Mediocre Compost - Part 1 of the Potato Grow Bag Trials

Improving Mediocre Compost – Part 1 of the Potato Grow Bag Trials

Micro Farming For Your Survival Garden Currently, with the exorbitant increase of food prices, many people are literally taking this problem into their own hands. People are growing survival gardens…

Compost Hotbed Fail

Compost Hotbed Fail

Gardening Around the Garage Adds Value and Curb Appeal Driveways and areas around garage doors are often ignored when landscaping. However, a bit of outdoor design and gardening goes a…

In Search of N

In Search of N

Controlling Weeds the Right Way A good farmer knows different methods to control weed growth in the garden. Each of the methods has its own benefits and can be chosen…

Probably Taking On Too Much - Plans for 2022

Probably Taking On Too Much – Plans for 2022

What is Greenhouse Polycarbonate? We get a lot of questions about polycarbonate as a greenhouse covering. For the most part we find that people are trying to over complicate the…

10 Questions after 5 years in the Simple Garden

10 Questions after 5 years in the Simple Garden

Personality Gardening Choosing the right kind of garden based on your own personality can play a large part in how much you will enjoy it, and its ultimate success. Thinking…

15 Things I Learned In 2021

15 Things I Learned In 2021