Learn the practical gardening methods to fill your plate with organic fruit, veggies, and herbs from your own backyard.
Here we’ll share all of our gardening and growing techniques; like how to start seeds indoors, Spring garden planning tips & tricks, how to know if you should till or have a no-till garden, turning your sod into a garden plot or preparing your garden for winter. We also share about learning specific techniques like how to use the Lasagna Gardening Method.
Permaculture Design + Mistakes to Avoid When Designing Your Permaculture Homestead
If you're looking to implement permaculture design on a homestead, you're in the right place. Here are the most common mistakes to avoid.
Gardening in Winter (Cold-Weather Growing Methods)
Do you think gardening in winter just isn't possible in your area because it's too cold with too much snow? Watch this video (or
How to Test Soil pH
Use this guide to learn how to test the soil pH of your garden using a county extension office or home kit to send
How to Attract Pollinators
Learning how to attract pollinators to your garden is easy when you know what flowers are best to plant. Use this guide to get
How to Read Seed Packets
Knowing what seeds to buy and when and how to plant them isn't always obvious based on the seed packet or catalog. Learn how
Learn to Homestead While on a Budget
So many people want to homestead. Yet it costs money. So the question begs, "How do you homestead with no money?" There are so
Planning Your Garden: Planting Dates and Harvest Schedule
Today’s podcast short answers the question of when you should plant your garden. Our answer? Well, it depends!
2022 Homesteading Family’s Year In Review
It's that time of year again when we're sitting down and evaluating the year. What went right, what went wrong, and how are we
Deep Litter Method for Backyard Chickens (With or Without a Coop)
What is the deep litter method when it comes to raising backyard chickens? It's a way to keep healthy, happy chickens in a stink-free
What You Need to Know About Keeping Bees
If you've ever considered keeping bees for honey, this is a must read (or listen to the podcast) with Kaylee Richardson from The Honeystead.
Winter Garden Prep for a Better Garden Next Spring
Putting your garden to bed for the winter is very valuable. It can save you time, energy, and equipment come spring. If you prepare
Best Way to Use Up Garden Produce – Garden Stir Fry
If you find it difficult to use up your garden harvest, consider mixing up the kinds of meals you're cooking. This veggie-based stir-fry is
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Water Your Garden the Right Way! (Permaculture Gardener Explains How)
DO THESE THINGS TO ELIMINATE WEEDS IN THE GARDEN!
GARDENING TIPS FOR THE HOT SUMMER (+ WEEDING AND WATERING STRATEGIES)
The #1 Carrot Germination Hack that will Simplify Your Gardening (LESS WATERING!)
INSPECTING YOUR GARDEN FOR A SUCCESSFUL SEASON
Make Your Own Compost (JOSH'S EASY METHOD)