This gigantic list of herbs from A to Z will give you so many ideas!
What's more satisfying than growing your own herb garden? This enormous list of herbs will give you so many ideas of what to grow! Whether you prefer medicinal herbs, adaptogenic or just delicious edible ones, you'll find it here.
Perennial Vegetables - Plant Them Once, Eat Forever | Lady Farmer
Why cultivate perennial vegetables in place of the annuals that comprise the typical summer garden? Despite being harder to find and taking longer to establish, the benefits of growing perennial veggies are many. For starters, they are a lot less work!
Buying Land: 5 Critical Things To Do Before You Purchase
If you've found land and want to build a homestead, you need to do these five crucial things before buying land to ensure you make a good investment
Building A Raised Garden Bed with legs For Your Plants
Vegetable or flower garden creations can take a lot of work. The raised bed garden will almost guarantee that your plants will be more gorgeous.
One Man’s Genius Idea To Grow Tomatoes
[Via realfarmacy.com and hometalk.com] James Bryan had a bright idea that resulted in something brilliant. Gardeners and repurposing fanatics behold, keyhole garden, meets tomato cage, meets drip irrigation. The setup is obviously simple yet highly functional and effective. You can whip one of these up for next to nothing, especially if you salvage the fencing. Bryan says: I started may 28th planting 4 tomatoes around a garbage can with holes drilled in the bottom rim and a second row up…
One reason permaculture designers want a nitrogen-fixing tree is as a pioneer to stabilize and improve soil conditions. They also can act as a "nurse" plant to help other plants grow better and faster. #thepclife #foodforest #nfixer #permaculture
Front Yard Rain Garden and Berm - Midwest Permaculture
We thought it might be interesting to show how we progressed as we have been applying permaculture design principles and ideas to our property.
How to Prune Apple Trees
Prune your own apple trees….it’s not as hard as you think! Do you have apple trees? Then they need to be pruned annually. Hiring someone to do this task just doesn’t make sense, when you can do it yourself. My husband Rod does all our pruning and prunes for several others every spring too. It’s …