Mulch can be one of the greatest assets available for your garden, it can be used in the garden beds to suppress weeds and to create wonderful rich soil with tons of nutrients for your plants. It is also great to use in your garden pathways and around trees and shrubs. I also like to use it just to add more curb appeal to my landscaping by putting it around my house and sidewalks in shady areas where not much will grow. All in all mulch is a wonderful resource to have but where do you get an abundance of it without breaking the bank?Continue reading
http://api.spreaker.com/download/episode/7153684/where_to_get_free_stuff_for_the_garden_like_mulch_compost_or_soil.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSToday is Day 15 of our 30 days of homesteading Q&A on the podcast where I have reached out to some of the best bloggers and podcasters in the homesteading space to answer your questions about homesteading. Each episode will feature one question and answer for […]Continue reading
I was rather surprised when I came across a book from 1910 in public domain today. This book seems as though it could have been written yesterday when describing the benefits and need of gardening for all people no matter where they live or what their profession is. It would seem that many of the concerns we have with unhealthy eating, poor exercise and a need for a relief of stress was also a concern in 1910.Continue reading
Freebies From Around The Web For The Homestead
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Do you enjoy reading good books to your kids? How about books that instill values you would like your children to have and do it through stories from a homestead?
You know books like “The Little House on the Prairie” series.Continue reading
This Weeks Free Stuff For The Homestead
Free deals from Amazon and Organic Gardening Magazine.
Modern Homesteading combines the best of both worlds. We utilize the useful and quite frankly better skills of the past with the best of modern advancements. Here are a few tools that help us merge those two worlds. . 1. The Food Gardening Guide This app combines expert advice from the Crop at a Glance and the […]Continue reading