How to Thin Carrots
How to thin carrots and what to do with the seedlings you thin. Here are a couple of ways you can go about thining carrots in your garden... #garden #carrot #carrots #growcarrots #thinningcarrots #gardening #organicgardening #smallgarden #homesteading #homestead
How to Grow and Use Valerian -
How to Grow and Use Valerian Let’s talk about how to grow and use Valerian… Valerian (Valeriana officinalis) is a powerful and very amazing herb. It has very potent medicinal qualities, makes your cats go crazy, and you can even grow it at home. With pretty pale-pink or white flowers, and long green leaves, it […]
Everything You Need to Know About Feverfew -
Everything You Need to Know About Feverfew **Feverfew (Tanecetum parthenium) is my favorite medicinal herb for headaches (here’s my top 15 herbs for headaches). Not only do I grow Feverfew for medicinal purposes, it is a stunningly beautiful perennial with little white daisy-type flowers and lovely green leaves. **Feverfew is super easy to grow in […]
8 Organic liquid fertilizers you can make!
How to make your own organic fertilizer. Homemade liquid fertilizer recipes that use kitchen scraps and other common ingredients. Grow beautiful organic produce with these recipes.
Warming Your Soil in the Spring - Our Stoney Acres
Warming Your Soil in the Spring is a great way to get your planting done early this spring. #springplanting #gardeningtips
How to easily use wood ash in your garden and compost pile.
Using wood ash in the garden and in your compost pile is an inexpensive way to fight pest and improve soil quality. Before you toss your wood ash read these tips on how to improve the quality of your plants and chickens too. Yes, all with a little wood ash! #garden #gardeningtips #compost #chickens #chickencoops via @SLcountrygal
The Best Way to Plant a Strawberry Pot • Lovely Greens
The best way to plant a strawberry pot with tips on choosing plants, erosion, watering, and compost #growyourown #strawberries #terracottapot #growstrawberries #organicgardening #containergardening #urbangardening #growfood
10 Easy Seed Starting Containers that Won't Break the Bank | Rockin W Homestead
10 Get a good start on your seeds with these easy seed starting containers that won't break the bank. #seedstarting #gardentips #frugalgarden #rockinwhomestead
Soil Temperatures For Planting Vegetables
Soil Temperatures and Spring Time Planting. How do these relate? You'll learn when to plant early spring vegetable with this spring planting guide. What are the signs and temps needed for planting early spring vegetables? Tips and what to look for.
Everbearing Strawberries in your Backyard Garden - Our Stoney Acres
If you love strawberries, why not grow your own? Everbearing strawberries produce a continuous harvest of sweet medium-sized berries from late spring until the first freeze of winter! They are a great option for every backyard garden! #strawberries #growingstrawberries
Kale's Long Harvest Season Puts Healthy Greens on the Table for Months
Growing kale is easy! Its harvest season can last for an extended time, so you'll reap the benefits of this dark, leafy green for months with just a single planting. Consider growing kale in your garden for fresh use and freeze some for adding to fruit smoothies. The dark green leafy greens are highly nutritious! #garden #growingfood #homestead via @Attainable Sustainable
Will Old Seeds Still Grow? Sprouting Test - Our Stoney Acres
Will Old Seeds still grow? The general answer for this question is yes, assuming the seeds are less than 5 years old. Learn more about seed storage here.