A practical guide to small-scale, integrative farming and backyard gardening methods that are pleasing to both humans and the environment.
Alternatives to Grass for the Lawn
Would you like to find an alternative to mowing your yard? Have you considered plants besides grass? Ground cover, perennials, and native plants are all great substitutes and are better for the environment.
Composting is a great way to reduce your waste and to add nutrients to your home garden and plants. You choose how big and where you'd like to place it. Most of you will have the materials to start today. These easy tips will get you started!
Getting your gardening gloves on for this summer? Want to plant some new and useful plants and herbs? Try some of these herbs and tell us what you think!
Fall Harvest Tips
Don't want to see the summer end? Would you like to relish it all year long? Try preserving fruits, veggies, and herbs all year long.
Getting Rid of Bugs
Summer doesn't have to be a miserable time avoiding the outdoors. Try these natural bug deterrents and natural bug bite remedies. Enjoy summer!
Incorporate permaculture into your yard this year and create a haven for native plants. Doing so will cut down on lawn mowing. Permaculture is a beautiful thing you can do for your lawn and the earth.
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Planning your garden for the new season is exciting. Whether you have a big garden or a small container garden, this information is helpful. We've got some easy tips to get you started and to be successful. Reap the benefits of a home garden this summer!
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