Potato Basket, The Hows And The Dos, Grow-Up Not Down

If you have been a visitor of my youtube videos, than you will know that I did a potato basket video year before last. The original one had over 41k hits, featured on several gardening shows as well. Although my video presents and how to [Read More]

The Anti Bird/Blueberry Project, Save The Cherries… Re-Purpose Bench Photo

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I also am working on a anti frost/bird project in the Blueberry patch. The idea is to be able to gather ripe fruit, protect the flowers and fruit from frost and the birds. If I can get this right, I will also build the same [Read More]

Update Bramble Hedge Rows, Year Two, Fruit Tree And Nut Tree Warning!

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Well I wanted to post an update for you folks who are wondering how my hedge rows were doing. Drew/Erin purchased their first blackberry plant and so I wanted to tell them yay and show them what they can expect next year. First off, a [Read More]

Pictures Of My Pantry And Root Cellar With Food Stores Left..

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Sorry about the sizing of these photos, so its not going to be pretty, just keeping it real. So just short of April, harvesting season still 4-5 months away in the new garden, if I were living as a true pioneer, my veggie supply would [Read More]

Bean Tree Erected

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I guess the turkey came down to visit the chickens, armed with my camera, I started to think, yummy if I had been armed with my gun. (not really it isn’t hunting season now) How about that funky crazy bean tree idea? Once I attached [Read More]

Hedge Rows Grapes/Brambles

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So its springtime and I wanted to share a little more about my mini farm in the works. What you are seeing is the birth of my small little farm. I have used semi dwarf and dwarf trees in my orchards, I have two small [Read More]

Bean Tree Idea

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So after work today, I started this wacky idea of mine. I lay no claim to be the first person to come up with this idea, and this idea came to me last night while thinking about a small space I have in my garden [Read More]

Basket taters above ground growing

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So its tater time, and the seed taters can’t wait. Because basket growing has such a big interest, and it produces great yields, lets start from the basket. Building your basket is simple, a ten foot piece of chicken wire. But you have to also [Read More]

Rain water storage for the garden

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When I clean out my rain water storage tank this year, I think I might run a pipe down two the garden instead of a hose. It seems that the pressure is low for some reason. Down at the bottom of the tank I have [Read More]