Sustainable Agriculture | Urban Farming Tour

Growing food in the city where people live is critical to a more sustainable agriculture system. Today’s video is an urban farming tour of Benison Farm which is a volunteer based farm that grows enough food to sell 50% & donate 50% of its produce to the local community. This inspirational example of growing food… Continue reading Sustainable Agriculture | Urban Farming Tour

Sustainable Agriculture | Urban Farming Tour

Growing food in the city where people live is critical to a more sustainable agriculture system. Today’s video is an urban farming tour of Benison Farm which is a volunteer based farm that grows enough food to sell 50% & donate 50% of its produce to the local community. This inspirational example of growing food… Continue reading Sustainable Agriculture | Urban Farming Tour

Sustainable Agriculture | Urban Farming Tour

Growing food in the city where people live is critical to a more sustainable agriculture system. Today’s video is an urban farming tour of Benison Farm which is a volunteer based farm that grows enough food to sell 50% & donate 50% of its produce to the local community. This inspirational example of growing food… Continue reading Sustainable Agriculture | Urban Farming Tour

Sustainable Agriculture | Urban Farming Tour

Growing food in the city where people live is critical to a more sustainable agriculture system. Today’s video is an urban farming tour of Benison Farm which is a volunteer based farm that grows enough food to sell 50% & donate 50% of its produce to the local community. This inspirational example of growing food… Continue reading Sustainable Agriculture | Urban Farming Tour

Learn the Benefits of Gardening in Raised Beds

Raised beds offer a simple and effective way to create a healthy and productive garden by manipulating the growing environment for the better. And the best part is, no matter how bad the ground you’re starting with, ideal planting conditions can be created for soil structure and drainage; essential keys to success. To learn theTop… Continue reading Learn the Benefits of Gardening in Raised Beds

Sustainable Agriculture | Urban Farming Tour

Growing food in the city where people live is critical to a more sustainable agriculture system. Today’s video is an urban farming tour of Benison Farm which is a volunteer based farm that grows enough food to sell 50% & donate 50% of its produce to the local community. This inspirational example of growing food… Continue reading Sustainable Agriculture | Urban Farming Tour

Sustainable Agriculture | Urban Farming Tour

Growing food in the city where people live is critical to a more sustainable agriculture system. Today’s video is an urban farming tour of Benison Farm which is a volunteer based farm that grows enough food to sell 50% & donate 50% of its produce to the local community. This inspirational example of growing food… Continue reading Sustainable Agriculture | Urban Farming Tour

Wicking bed how to.. A self watering garden bed..

Hi Folks. Here a Wicking Bed “How To” on the self watering garden beds we like to use here. They conserve a lot of water & with the help of compost worms these beds will grow you a ton of produce for years to come. Have included links below to other wicking beds & barrels… Continue reading Wicking bed how to.. A self watering garden bed..

Invisible Trellis – A cheap raised bed trellis system

Check out this video to see how to build a very simple and inexpensive trellis for any size raised bed garden. Using some scrap wood that I already had I was able to keep the cost of each of these below $1. These are great for growing peas, cucumbers, pole beans, or any other vining… Continue reading Invisible Trellis – A cheap raised bed trellis system

The ULTIMATE sustainable homestead RAISED BEDS for gardening

This is a continuation of the flashback series where we will go over the events leading up to the current status of our sustainable future, off grid homestead. In this video we will go over the build of the grow beds themselves. These are truly the ultimate in raised bed gardening and I’m happy to… Continue reading The ULTIMATE sustainable homestead RAISED BEDS for gardening

Major Design Improvement to Our Wicking Beds

In this video I talk about a major design improvement that we have made to our wicking beds. To learn how to build your own check out our blog on how to design and build your own wicking bed. Share your interest in permaculture and sustainability with T-shirts and other products from the Verge Merch… Continue reading Major Design Improvement to Our Wicking Beds

HOW TO BUILD A RAISED BED

OFF GRID with DOUG & STACY build some raised beds with a few tips Subscribe to OFF GRID with DOUG & STACY: We like the cedar for the raised beds because the are way more resistant to rot and add a certain amount of bug control. We grow a lot of our own food in… Continue reading HOW TO BUILD A RAISED BED

Learn How to Grow a Sustainable Garden

Experts from the Virginia Cooperative Extension, or VCE, will be at Central Regional Library on March 18 and 25 to teach people how to make organic vegetable gardens grow. Nancy Berlin, the Prince William County Natural Resources Specialist with VCE, said the two classes in the Sustainable Garden series will walk people through the organic… Continue reading Learn How to Grow a Sustainable Garden

Water plants while away

Water plants while away on vacation. How to water your garden while away with a DIY solution, the 4K version. Make a DIY garden IRRIGATION System. Simple drip irrigation with Plastic Bottles. It’s very easy and simple life hack or garden trick. It’s efficient and saves water. Like this water is delivered to the plant… Continue reading Water plants while away