Let's Get Growing How-To How to grow a garden through plastic sheeting Two things that can frustrate a hopeful gardener are weeds and slow growing plants. Planting your garden through agriculture plastic can be a cure for both of those worries. Here’s how to get growing. Read More → Growing Coriander in the Garden You may be growing Coriander and not even know it. It’s what comes after your cilantro plant bolts Our coriander was truly a “learning by living” experience. We had an extended cool, spring season. Many of our herbs thought summer had gone and started “bolting” into flowers. It took about a month after the white… Read More → Frugal Gardening and Farm Tip: Tomato tie-up wire Check out this frugal gardening hack. Why pay full price for stuff to tie-up your tomatoes? This is actually Christmas wreath tie I bought at Walmart. I picked it up the day after Christmas for 75% off… they were basically giving it away. This is what we like to use to tie-up our tomatoes. It’s… Read More → Natural Japanese Beetle Control It’s a beauty of a beetle but bad news for plants. Shiny, metallic colored insects hanging out on orchard leaves and vegetable plants. They are beautiful, but when they consume what we are trying to grow and leave behind skeleton leaves, they become a menace. It seems that this beetle, known as a Japanese beetle, are… Read More → Canning Made Easy How to do boiling-water processing or water bath canning If you’ve never preserved fruits and vegetables by canning, this is a really easy way to get started. You just need a boiling-water canner, which is a large pot with a lid and a rack to help you manage those hot jars. You can also purchase… Read More → . sign up for email updates, videos, exclusive recipes & more! ! ! SUBSCRIBE — Something went wrong. Please check your entries and try again. Recent Posts This is why you don’t name your chickens How to grow a garden through plastic sheeting Gardening: In A Coronavirus Crazy World, Control What You Can Control A Cat Finds A Homestead Dilly Beans Recipe, Small Batch CategoriesCategories Select Category Animal Adventures Breakfast Breakfast Chickens Cookies Desserts Eat Your Vegetables Farm Life Garden Gluten Free/Wheat Free Homegrown Thanksgiving Challenge How To Inspired to Try Let’s Get Growing Orchard Recipes Recommendation Side Dishes Turkeys Uncategorized Urban Gardening Videos Videos What’s for Dinner? Archives Archives Select Month May 2020 April 2020 October 2019 July 2019 May 2019 April 2019 March 2019 February 2019 January 2019 December 2018 November 2018 October 2018 September 2018 August 2018 July 2018 June 2018 May 2018 April 2018 sign up for email updates, videos, exclusive recipes & more! ! ! SUBSCRIBE Something went wrong. Please check your entries and try again.