Starting a Garden

Five tips for starting a garden. The first post in a series all about plant-based homesteading

Starting a Garden
5 Tips for Success

Seed Starting

When and how to start seeds as well as determining which seeds you should start!

Seed Starting 101
5 Tips for Starting Seeds

Our Garden Through the Years

Follow our journey and lessons learned as we document our organic garden through the years.

Our First Garden | 2018
Successes, Failures, and Lessons Learned

No-till Gardening Methods

Learn about no-till methods of organic gardening like the Back to Eden method, that uses a thick layer of wood chips as mulch.

Starting a Back to Eden Garden
No-till Organic Gardening Method

Soil Testing

A guest series by The Whitney Homestead all about soil testing.

Why Soil Test?
What’s the Deal with Lead?
Soil Testing Part 1

How to Soil Test
Using Your Cooperative Extension
Soil Testing Part 2

Microgreens and Sprouts

Plant-Based Homesteading

How to homestead without livestock, with a focus on plant-based food production and sustainability.

Meat-Free Homesteading
Vegan, Vegetarian, Plant-Based. What’s the Difference?