The gardens are put to bed for the long Michigan winters and I am missing gardening. One of the things I have seen consistently in this area when visiting small farms is the use of hoop style greenhouses. These inexpensive structures Continue reading Greenhouse Part 1
Gardening and composting are two homestead concepts that go hand in hand. I could have gone out and bought a compost tumbler but I thought I would rather build one myself. Continue reading Compost Tumblers
I decided to try raising some dwarf citrus trees to see how well they do here in northern Michigan. Continue reading Dwarf Citrus Trees – Lemon and Limes in the North!
As part of my learning to garden I decided to make some raised beds out of cedar lumber. Continue reading Raised Garden Beds