Tag Archives: garden
Growing Fruit and Nut Trees
Friday, April 1, 2016, 12:29 AM
Three ideas to consider when planning and putting in your orchard to improve the success of the new trees and to give you more resilience in survival situations.
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A simple way to grow wine cap mushrooms
Tuesday, February 16, 2016, 9:02 PM
A wonderful article on how to grow wine cap mushrooms and add a new delicious crop to the Spring and summer garden.
Medicine in the garden
Thursday, January 28, 2016, 5:23 PM
Protecting your plants this winter
Tuesday, December 8, 2015, 7:54 PM
What Should I Do?Chickweed Flower: Phil Williams
Not a weed in my garden
by Phil Williams
Tuesday, November 10, 2015, 10:28 PM
Stellaria media or common chickweed is a cool season annual “weed.” This plant will germinate in the fall or late winter and forms ground covering mats in the early spring. The plant starts to retreat in the middle of the spring and by early summer, it’s gone entirely.
Offers promise for energy, social & economic systems
by Adam Taggart
Sunday, October 18, 2015, 6:37 PM
Toby Hemenway has just released a new book, The Permaculture City: Regenerative Design for Urban, Suburban, and Town Resilience which explains how individuals, as well as society as a whole, can apply the same principles underlying permaculture to improve most if not all of the systems our way of life depends on.
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Projects and tips to extend your harvest
Friday, October 16, 2015, 10:46 PM
Some great ideas and projects (links to more detailed articles) for your Fall garden and to help your summer bounty last a bit longer into the colder months.
A simple and informative video about the basics of seed saving and other resources to look at as you get more advanced and begin sharing those seeds.
Time to start using it outside your homestead too
Saturday, June 27, 2015, 12:32 AM
Some interesting uses for baking soda in the garden. Time to check on your stash of this inexpensive prep and make sure you have plenty on hand.