Spending too much time digging the ground with a shovel? One day, I realized that wasting time and effort with only a shovel and a trowel made no
Tilling, seeding, watering, weeding, slug-picking, and… lick your lips! Almost ready… Nope. Sorry, now it’s bolting. Hmmph. If only salad grew on trees… But, what’s that? You say
This is my book review of ‘Straw Bale Gardens Complete‘ by Joel Karsten. This book focuses on straw bale gardening, which Joel describes as “a breakthrough vegetable gardening method”.
In my heart of hearts, I truly believe that anyone can garden. No matter where you are in the world or what your yard looks like, with a
The value that you get from gardening is much more than the vegetables your plot produces. It can be therapeutic, healthy, educational, communal, environmentally friendly, and good exercise.
One of the most intriguing possibilities of backyard micro-farming and gardening is to attain a certain degree of independence when it comes to livestock feed. With the cost
Imagine a yard full of edible plants. Feeling hungry? Just step outside and your yard full of groceries awaits you. Pick a fresh salad for lunch or some
How do you till a small garden without a tiller? Even if you’re on a small plot, chances are you’ll still want to till your soil. Tilling makes