How To Grow A Crop Cover This Fall

Are you familiar with the use of a cover crop in a garden? Another term that is common used is “rotating crops” and is a good method to replenish nutrients in the soil. You can easily learn how to grow a crop cover as an alternative to covering a garden with compost or fertilizer. The process for … [Read more...]

DIY Mason Jar Soil Test

The soil conditions on your property will dictate the result that you achieve when planting a garden? If you have poor soil, then you will need to do a lot of extra work to see that you have a successful harvest. Your soil can easily be tested by performing a mason jar soil test. A standard soil … [Read more...]

Homemade Fresh Fish Fertilizer

Do you like to fish, but have no use for the scraps left over after cleaning your fish? The scraps will be a great base to make a homemade fish fertilizer. All you need for this project is a single 5-gallon bucket that still has its lid. If you are familiar with making compost using a bucket, … [Read more...]

DIY Fertile Soil | A Simple Fertilizer From The Greek Gods

Running out of beer is never good, but beer that is skunked is even worse. Instead of throwing out beer that is no longer good to drink, use it to make a fertilizer to have fertile soil. The nutrients in beer will provide an awesome alternative to using commercial fertilizer. A few simple … [Read more...]

DIY Potting Soil

Growing food in containers is a great option for people who do not have an outdoor garden. This is one of the best ways to maintain a supply of herbs and various vegetables. One important thing about using containers is having a suitable potting soil available. You can easily make your own at … [Read more...]