How to Plant, Grow, Harvest, and Store Garlic (plus how make garlic oil)

Garlic is among the easiest of all plants to grow.  The homesteader can simply top a bed with compost that has been recently harvested of its crops in October and plant a few heads of garlic. Any garlic will do (organic always preferable).  One does not need to pay exorbitant prices for “planting garlic.”  Choose … More How to Plant, Grow, Harvest, and Store Garlic (plus how make garlic oil)

How to Make Raised Garden Beds Easily and On the Cheap

I pour myself more sludge (strong coffee) as I write, the world encompassed in white, me not trying not to fall under SAD (seasonal affective disorder), knowing in a few weeks I will be planting those first seeds. I told you that I was going to move the garden to the backyard because zoning had … More How to Make Raised Garden Beds Easily and On the Cheap