Our Homestead: Pt.2 Gardening Year Two

This year we are experimenting with square foot gardening. Last year’s garden was a success and this year we wanted a higher yield. Our hope is to maximize our small lot (5500 sq ft) with this method and also grow a larger variety of food. We dismantled one of the raised beds that we built […]

Basic Garden Box

Back in April I built a garden box. This was actually the first thing I have ever built with wood. The build was simple, but has opened my eyes to other things I could build. The box is 8’x4′ and is about 11.75″ deep. This will hold close to 30 sqft of soil. The bottom […]

Square Foot Gardening under $50

Now is a great time to start a garden. If you are the type to kill vegetation more often than not, a sqft garden setup can minimize your havoc. Check out this infographic!