DIY Rain Barrels on a Budget

DIY Rain Barrels on a Budget

Don't Make These Mistakes Today I want to show you how I created my Rain Barrel Setup on an EXTREME budget.  We had a few mishaps along the way, which probably caused us to spend more money than necessary.  That’s why I want to walk you through EXACTLY...
Grow Guide – Strawberry

Grow Guide – Strawberry

Growing strawberries organically can be a rewarding experience. Here’s a comprehensive guide to help you cultivate these delicious fruits in your organic garden: 1. **Selecting Varieties:**    – June-bearing varieties produce a single large...
Understanding NPK and Micronutrients

Understanding NPK and Micronutrients

In the world of gardening and agriculture, the terms NPK (Nitrogen, Phosphorus and Potassium) as well as  micronutrients (such as calcium, magnesium, sulfur, etc…) often come up in discussions about plant nutrition. Understanding what they mean and how they...
Outdoor Compost Bin Comparison

Outdoor Compost Bin Comparison

Let’s talk about outdoor compost bins. In this article I am sharing some of the various bins I have used over the years and the pros and cons I have found with the different styles. At the end you will find some recommendations for anyone who is just starting...
Grow Guide – Carrots

Grow Guide – Carrots

Starting Seeds: Direct Sow: Carrots are best sown directly into the garden bed as they do not transplant well due to their delicate taproot. Planting Time: Minimum Overnight Temperature for Planting: Carrots can tolerate cool temperatures and can be planted when the...