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…

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…

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…

Fertility, Microclimate or Pollination

Fertility, Microclimate or Pollination

Essential Gardening Tools That You Need to Buy Every gardener has his or her own list of favorite essential gardening tools that you need to buy, but how do you…

Pushing Courgettes

Pushing Courgettes

Growing Your Own Mushrooms Mushrooms have many known nutritional and medicinal uses; and they are easy to grow. You can have fresh organic mushrooms available year round; and there are…

Could No-Dig Be Easier?

Could No-Dig Be Easier?

Tree Cutting Techniques Cutting down a tree isn’t as simple as just whacking away at it with an ax. There are specific techniques that need to be followed in order…