DIY projects! We have built Old World Garden Farms on the cheap by practicing the art of recycle -reuse and repurpose.  

Our goal has always been to show that giving new life to old items can be more than just a savings to your pocketbook – it can look good too. Simply click on the picture for a direct link to each DIY story

Our DIY Projects :

Why You Don’t Need A Rototiller To Have A Great Garden

Most people are completely shocked when they find out we don't own a rototiller...and never will. The most common misconception about a rototiller is that they save time  - and that you need one in order to have a great garden.  It couldn't be further from…

How To Breathe Life This Spring Into Your Tired Garden Soil

No matter how healthy your vegetable plants start off in the spring - no matter how carefully you water - how perfectly it rains, or how much of…

How To Build An Indoor Seed Starting Rack – Cheap!

For the last few years, in the late winter months, our dining room table transforms into our seed starting area - or as we like to call it - our mini garden. We actually had it down…

DIY Pallet Compost Bin – Create Your Own Great Looking Compost Bins!

There are few things that can make your garden more successful than compost. Compost, or “Black Gold” as it is so often called, improves soil vitality and structure…

DIY – Building A Floating Ledge Shelf From Pallets

We wanted a small display shelf for between our canning cabinet and buffet hutch in our dining room.  So - staying with the pallet theme used to build those two pieces…