When it comes to self-sufficient living, nothing quite compares to the benefits of raising chickens in your backyard. Our small flock of hens provide us with so much more than just great tasting eggs. They also help eliminate weeds, keep
When it comes to the vegetable garden, there are 4 Fall garden chores that can make all the difference in the success of next year’s harvest! With a little work now, you can set the stage for your best-ever garden next season.
When it comes to our garden and the food we provide for our family, we like to keep everything natural – and that includes any and all types of fertilizers used on our plants. The simple truth is, when it comes
When asked the key to our garden’s success – we always come back to the basics – it all starts with great compost! Compost is King. Great compost holds all of the nutrients needed to power your garden, and helps
Create Super Soil! Whether its hanging baskets, planter boxes, raised beds, or an Any Age Anywhere Garden Box – the key to successful container growing starts with the soil mix. Use good soil – and you’ll likely get good results.
As the Spring season begins – it’s hard to believe we are heading into our 5th growing season at the farm! One thing we have learned from the past four years is that a little chore work now in the early season
With temperatures plummeting from the high 80’s last week down into the 60’s this weekend – there is little doubt that Fall has arrived here in Ohio. And as that thermometer begins to drop, it’s time for us to start planning
Chances are – this time of year – a picture of your garden would look more like a starving artist painting than a classic masterpiece. As we head toward the end of summer – most gardens begin to show their wear. The tomatoes
Compost is the rock star of our garden – helping to create beautiful, healthy, super-charged soil that our plants thrive on. We work generous amounts into our raised row beds each year, add to every hole at planting time –
For those that follow along with our little farm and website – you know how important it is for us to keep things simple and inexpensive – and there is no better example of that than our garden. When it