Category: Gardening

8 Snow-Hardy Vegetables to Grow During Winter

8 Snow-Hardy Vegetables You (Really) Can Grow During Winter -

Winter will be here soon, so it’s time to start thinking about what vegetables you can grow easily in your survival garden that can make it through the harsh weather. Also, SHTF is not going to care if it’s winter …

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Automating your Garden for Efficiency

How to Build a Self Watering Rain Gutter Grow System - Watering even a small garden can be a chore, some of us just forget or literally have a hose ban stopping us from doing so in the height of summer. This awesome DIY project utilizes the use of rain gutters and 5 gallon buckets to help your garden grow.

  How you grow food will determine a large part of your daily chores if you are relying on that 100 percent. Will you be spending hours a day weeding, watering and picking? Everyone’s garden situation is different so its …

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Pros and Cons to Straw Bale Gardening

Pros and Cons to Straw Bale Gardening - There are many reasons to try straw bale gardening. Chances are you're reading this now because you either already know why you want to try it, or because you're wondering if it's a good solution for your circumstance.

There are many reasons to try straw bale gardening. Chances are you’re reading this now because you either already know why you want to try it, or because you’re wondering if it’s a good solution for your circumstance. Straw Bale …

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A Beginners Guide to the Preppers Journey

What makes a prepper? This is a very interesting question that deserves some consideration.

What makes a prepper? This is a very interesting question that deserves some consideration. In the early days prepping is little more than a checklist. Its a list of things that you are terrified about. You are nervous and scared …

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What to do With Beet Greens (Instead of Composting Them)

What to do With Beet Greens (Instead of Composting Them) - What do you do with those beet tops? Many people cut them off and throw them into the trash. This article is going to give you the best things you can do with beet tops . There are ways to turn these little leaves into something nice and tasty. You just need to learn the techniques.

Are you growing beets this year? I don’t know why you wouldn’t be. You see, the beet is an absolute monster when it comes to your health. For me, the growing of beets is all about sticking them in vinegar …

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15 Great Homesteading Projects To Make Life Easier

15 Great Homesteading Projects To Make Life Easier - Homesteading projects are not only fun, they are rewarding when they can add another element of self-sufficiency to your arsenal. All of these projects can be done using reclaimed or re-purposed materials, which allows us to flex our improvising skills!

Homesteading projects are not only fun, they are rewarding when they can add another element of self-sufficiency to your arsenal. DIY to Try has a collection of 15 homesteading project tutorials that are economical and add to the functionality of …

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How To Grow Garlic: A Step by Step Guide

How To Grow Garlic: A Step by Step Guide - Growing garlic is not just about making good tomato sauce! Fresh garlic is a powerful medicinal herb. I eat a glove whenever my stomach is acting up and send those special forces right to the gut. There is a great list of medicinal uses for garlic in this article as well. From planting, to harvesting and storing you'll get it all in this article.

One of the most exciting things about the late winter and early spring is when those little tendrils begin to emerge from the soil. If you plant your garlic in the fall you are awarded by this little show every …

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How to Build a 50 Dollar Greenhouse

How to Build a 50 Dollar Greenhouse — See how to build this fantastic greenhouse for around 50 bucks or less if you can use your head!

Growing food is critical to any version of prepping plans. You know, it is a limited part of your food supply because of the four seasons but, you can affect that. One of the best ways to affect that is …

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Leaf Mold and How it Can Help Your Soil

Leaf Mold and How it Can Help Your Soil — Although leaf mold should not replace your regular fertilizers and compost, as these help to provide the nutritional supplements that soil needs to prosper and survive, it is a fantastic addition to the Earth.

Have you ever considered allowing your leaves to break down and become leaf mold? Although it might sound funny, allowing your leaves to mold will ease them into becoming a wonderful rectification for soil. Easily recognized as being dilapidated leaves …

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Basics of Soil Enrichment

Basics of Soil Enrichment - If you want to produce seriously nutritious food it all starts with your soil. One of the most important aspects of gardening is revitalizing that soil every single year. If you have a great year of growing and produce tons of fresh vegetables your soil is tired. Its going to need some help to get back into growing shape again. This article goes over several different ways to enrich your soil. It may sound complicating but its actually pretty simple.

If you want to produce seriously nutritious food it all starts with your soil. One of the most important aspects of gardening is revitalizing that soil every single year. If you have a great year of growth and produce tons …

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