With the price of food on a steady incline, more people are making an effort to grow their own food sources at home. While having a functioning garden is easy during the warm summer months, when the days get shorter in the fall, gardeners have to get creative in helping plants grow.
In order to live a self-sustained existence, you must prepare, and practice what it is that needs to be done…so that you can actually do it and not just have it stored away in a book or in your files.
Why are some people more prone to mosquito bites than others? It turns out there are reasons (backed by science) and knowing what they are could prevent future bites.
Butterflies are an excellent addition to any backyard or garden and attracting them is easy and doesn’t require much space. Here’s a DIY weekend project that the kids can do with you!
With a little bit of effort, you could be using homegrown lemons in your drinks and recipes in just a few months.
Black gold is the product of vermicomposting—or, in simple terms, it’s the rich, black stuff that comes out the back end of a worm. This so-called “super soil” has many benefits and it only takes a little bit of work to build your own worm farm and start getting a constant supply.
Pineapples are a whiz to grow. If you plant them in the right place they need virtually no care and will thrive.
Fermenting chicken feed is an inexpensive and easy way to promoting good gut health. The process is so easy, you will wonder why you haven’t done this earlier!
Everyone knows that duct tape and paracord can be used for countless applications, but there’s another item that has nearly as many uses.
Try this easy diy seed tape and watch how quickly your seeds will sprout!
Mulching your garden in one of the most underutilized gardening steps to cut down on weeds and pests. Here are seven on the most popular organic mulches that will feed your soil and protect your plants at the same time.
Certain foods and can do a number on your body, and if you’re eating them every day, you may be on the path to an early grave.