DIY Wire Weeder

DIY Wire Weeder

Growing a Ficus Bonsai Tree While almost any tree can be used for a Bonsai, some species seem to be better adapted for that purpose. One of the better choices…

Still Struggling with the Hunger Gap

Still Struggling with the Hunger Gap

Introduction to the Hornwort The hornwort is part of a group that includes bryophytes (Non vascular plants) that are part of the division called Anthocerotophyta. Furthermore, the hornwort is found…

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…

Heritage vs Hybrid vs Open Pollinated

Heritage vs Hybrid vs Open Pollinated

Strawberry Rebellion! Strawberries are a favorite summer fruit all around the world. I grow them every year especially for my grandchildren who love to find them hiding under the leaves….

Our Most Productive Crop

Our Most Productive Crop

Growing Hydroponic Tomatoes For Beginners Perhaps you have already grown tomatoes at home before or have become interested in hydroponics. Either way tomatoes are a great fruit to cultivate hydroponically….

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…

Protein as Fertiliser

Protein as Fertiliser

Designing Your Garden Layout When deciding about your garden furniture sets, it always helps to have some kind of basic plan in mind. This means either making lists or putting…

Germination Testing

Germination Testing