Why Do Tomatoes Split And What Can You Do About It

Early on in my gardening journey, I noticed something strange happening to my tomatoes which caused me to do a lot of research. Since then it is a question I…

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How To Use Pallets To Build Raised Garden Beds

Growing a garden in raised beds has many benefits but can sometimes be a little costly depending on what you build them out of. I’m all about being frugal and…

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The Value Of Mulberry Trees On A Permaculture Homestead

When I was a kid I would spend many weekends at my grandparent's house, out behind their barn along the fence was a whole row (probably about 20) mulberry trees.…

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Is Purslane a Friend or Foe of the Garden?

One focus of homesteading and gardening the "Permaculture Way" is recognizing the natural relationships and functions of every created thing in your sphere of influence. By always looking for this…

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How To Plant Trees On Your Permaculture Homestead

One of the greatest assets to any homestead are the productive trees growing on your property. In this article, I will cover some tips for planting them on your homestead…

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What Is Homesteading The Permaculture Way?

A few years ago when I started homesteading I had no idea what permaculture was, I was simply growing a few vegetables in some raised beds, planting a couple of…

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Planning The New Urban Homestead Permaculture Design

  The Changes Earlier this year we purchased the lot next door and to the south of ours, this property only has a barn on it and although it's not…

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10 Ways To Use Comfrey On Your Permaculture Homestead

A few years ago I heard a little about some great qualities of the comfrey plant and added three plants to my small permaculture homestead and have never regretted it.…

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Weed Management In Your Garden With Guest John Moody

The Modern Homesteading Podcast, Episode 143 – June 15, 2020 – Weed Management In Your Garden With Guest John Moody. On this podcast episode guest, John Moody talks to us…

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