Diatomaceous Earth is a material composed of tiny diatoms and mined to be used as a safe pest control, food additive, and for numerous other uses. Chemically-altered DE is also used in pool filters.
Organic vegetable gardening can be cheap and easy if you follow my tips. Get started this springtime. Here's how to grow organic vegetables at home.
Informal vegetable gardening with companion planting and wildlife ponds for the benefit of wildlife while producing good wholesome and nutritious fresh fruits and veg for the kitchen and dining table.
I love growing my own herbs and always have some fresh Rosemary growing in the yard, however during the cold winters it’s not possible to maintain an outside herb garden. I therefore realized I need to learn how to make an indoor herb garden
Information and tips with illustrations to planning and growing organic vegetables and fruits in your greenhouse and back garden for healthy eating with fresh veg, and to save money on the food bill.
Winter on the homestead. Many productive things take place during the winter. List of important duties to tend to during winter.
Many people use bush beans in their garden, but adding pole beans to a garden plan is a good way to increase output in a garden bed and provide your home with homegrown beans throughout the year.
The herbs I grow in my garden for the kitchen, cooking, decorating salad dishes and herbal teas; including some of the less common herbs; images, description and culinary uses are given for each.
How and why to grow Duckweed Lemna for Sustainable Homesteads
Pak Choi is the easiest vegetable anyone can grow in their back garden either on the ground, on a pot, on a planter or anywhere there is space. Pak Choi is good for beef stews, chicken casseroles and stir fries. Pak Choi can be mixed with any meat really.