If you have a home, you must be having a backyard too. Most homeowners love to grow some plants, flowers and vegetables in their backyard and make a garden. This not only enhances the aesthetic appeal of the house, but also saves money with home-grown fruits and vegetables. It is indeed a rewarding experience to … Read more
Sometimes I think that pests, like scales, aphids and mites adore my fruit trees as much as I do. They feast on the juicy tender plant parts in the warm summer and overwinter on my fruit trees. Dormant oil does help control these annoying little pests and homemade dormant oils are safe for use on … Read more
The Use of Plants for Medicinal Purposes Herbal medicine, sometimes referred to as botanical medicine or simply, ‘herbalism’, has a long history and refers to the use of plants to treat injuries or illnesses. It also refers to the use of herbs or ‘botanicals’ to assist in health and wellness. Ayurvedic, herbalist practitioners, traditional medicine … Read more
Would you like to know how to make your own backyard a cozy getaway? A lovely outdoor space has become an essential part of an enjoyable home experience. Nowadays, homeowners turn their backyards into lush natural oases, exotic retreats and dreamy getaways by undertaking simple DIY projects and trying our creative decorating ideas. Whether you … Read more
I knew that had to be a way to harness all the goodness left in a watermelon after my guys were done with it. This is what a watermelon looks like at our house when they’ve eaten their fill…. Right? They don’t want to pick through the seeds and get the rest of the goodness … Read more
As the global population is expected to rise to 9.7 billion by 2050, that means homestead farms will need to produce 70% more food than what is produced now. More American families and individuals are opting to grow their own garden as a means of sustainability and survival. Thus, building a stable shed, picking up and loading … Read more
Small tractors are smaller than the big tractors, yet flexible and powerful enough to accomplish variety of gardening tasks including moving mulch, mowing and even tilling the garden. They are ideal for landscaping tasks.